The versions listed below are known to be affected by this issue. If you are using one of those versions, you should update to a newer release that has no known vulnerabilities.
Common Name None VWE-ID VWE-2017-3679 Related Report None Severity Extreme Exploit Difficulty EASY Platform Affects all platforms supported by the vulnerable versions. Description Denial of Service Amplification involving specific nesting combinations of MediaWiki syntax, if support for MediaWiki syntax is enabled. Does not affect Lite versions.
Discovered March 7, 2017 Resolved March 30, 2017 Patches Available 4.0.17 Patch Level 1
4.0.16 Patch Level 2
4.0.15 Patch Level 6
4.0.14 Patch Level 9
4.0.13 Patch Level 9
4.0.12 Patch Level 10
4.0.11 Patch Level 10
4.0.10 Patch Level 11
Workaround Options > VaultWiki: Miscellaneous > Enable Support for Legacy Wiki Syntax = Disabled.
Sub-Categories of VWE-2017-3679