2009-4303 | Moodle information disclosure (BID-37244 / XFDB-54708)
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A vulnerability has been found in Moodle 1.8 up to 1.8 (Learning Management Software) and classified as problematic. This vulnerability affects an unknown code. 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 published 12/15/2009 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at vupen.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2009-4303 since 12/11/2009. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.
It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 44850 (Debian DSA-1986-1 : moodle – several vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Debian 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: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.8
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Information disclosure
0-Day Time: 🔍
Upgrade: Moodle 1.9.3
Vulnerability Center: 24850 – Moodle Remote Password Information Disclosure Vulnerability, Medium
Secunia: 37614 – Moodle Multiple Vulnerabilities, Moderately Critical
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Created: 03/18/2015 15:15
Updated: 08/28/2021 18:39
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