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Impact: Low
Public: 2012-08-13
Bugzilla: 903250: CVE-2012-6098 moodle: Users without the appropriate capability were able to set a custom outcome (MSA-13-0002)


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

grade/edit/outcome/edit_form.php in Moodle 1.9.x through 1.9.19, 2.1.x before 2.1.10, 2.2.x before 2.2.7, 2.3.x before 2.3.4, and 2.4.x before 2.4.1 does not properly enforce the moodle/grade:manage capability requirement, which allows remote authenticated users to convert custom outcomes into standard site-wide outcomes by leveraging the teacher role and using the re-editing feature.

Find out more about CVE-2012-6098 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

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Base Score: 4.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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