2009-4300 | Moodle information disclosure (BID-37244 / XFDB-54705)
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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Moodle 1.8 up to 1.8 (Learning Management Software). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.
The weakness was disclosed 12/15/2009 (Website). The advisory is shared at vupen.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2009-4300 since 12/11/2009. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn’t need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.
It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 43119 (Fedora 10 : moodle-1.9.7-1.fc10 (2009-13040)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Fedora Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 165156 (SUSE Update for Multiple Packages (SUSE-SR:2010:004)).
Upgrading to version 1.9.3 eliminates this vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.9
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Information disclosure
0-Day Time: 🔍
Upgrade: Moodle 1.9.3
12/02/2009 +0 days 🔍
12/08/2009 +6 days 🔍
12/11/2009 +3 days 🔍
12/15/2009 +4 days 🔍
12/15/2009 +0 days 🔍
02/22/2010 +69 days 🔍
03/18/2015 +1850 days 🔍
08/28/2021 +2355 days 🔍Product: https://moodle.org/
CVE: CVE-2009-4300 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 24893 – Moodle 1.8 – 1.8.10 and 1.9 – 1.9.6 MD5 Hashes Remote Sensitive Information Disclosure Vulnerability, Medium
SecurityFocus: 37244 – Moodle Multiple Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 37614 – Moodle Multiple Vulnerabilities, Moderately Critical
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Created: 03/18/2015 15:15
Updated: 08/28/2021 18:17
Changes: (3) source_nessus_risk exploit_price_0day vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore
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