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:

The Database activity module in Moodle 2.1.x before 2.1.9, 2.2.x before 2.2.6, and 2.3.x before 2.3.3 allows remote attackers to bypass intended restrictions on reading other participants' entries via an advanced search.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5480 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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