Moodle 3.x Information Disclosure Vulnerability - Nov'17 (Windows)

Published: 2018-05-09 11:07:31
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N

Detection Type:
Remote Banner Unreliable

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
Students can find out email addresses of other students in the same course.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Using search on Participants page students could search email addresses of all participants regardless of email visibility. This allows to enumerate and guess emails of other students.

Affected Versions:
Moodle 3.3 to 3.3.2, 3.2 to 3.2.5, 3.1 to 3.1.8 and earlier unsupported versions.

Recommendations:
Update to version 3.4, 3.3.3, 3.2.6 or 3.1.9 respectively.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-15110

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101909

References:

https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=361784

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.0

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