Public Date:
878121: moodle: Various security issues fixed in upstream 2.3.3, 2.2.6 and 2.1.9 versions (MSA-12-0057, MSA-12-0058, MSA-12-0059, MSA-12-0060, MSA-12-0061, MSA-12-0062, MSA-12-0063)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

lib/formslib.php in Moodle 2.2.x before 2.2.6 and 2.3.x before 2.3.3 allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended access restrictions via a modified value of a frozen form field.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5472 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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