api.php in MediaWiki before 1.15.5 does not prevent use of public
caching headers for private data, which allows remote attackers to
bypass intended access restrictions and obtain sensitive information
by retrieving documents from an HTTP proxy cache that has been used by
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MLIST:[mediawiki-announce] 20100728 MediaWiki security release: 1.16.0 and 1.15.5
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