This page documents information related to Security for the MediaWiki platform and the Wikimedia Foundation.
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Educational and Training Material
- Manual:Security — information for end users about tightening up security
- Security for developers — information for developers about tightening up security
Related Security Content
|Project||Use by Wikimedia Security Team|
|mediawiki.org||General content for Policy, SOPs, etc. Official Security team page.|
|wikitech.wikimedia.org||Procedural or instructional material that is not training.|
|office.wikimedia.org||Sensitive or private content. Must have an NDA and appropriate access.|
|foundation.wikimedia.org||Canonical location for Policy|
Understanding the Wikimedia Security Team's documentation structure.
- Security/Guides/Draft/Golang Security Best Practices
- Security/Reference/Security for libraries
- Security/SOP/Access to Phabricator Security Issues
- Security/SOP/Requests For Service
- Security/SOP/Security Preview
- Security/SOP/Security Readiness Reviews