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CVE-2012-2239 Detail

Current Description

Mahara 1.4.x before 1.4.4 and 1.5.x before 1.5.3 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files or create TCP connections via an XML external entity (XXE) injection attack, as demonstrated by reading config.php.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2591
https://bugs.launchpad.net/mahara/+bug/1047111
https://mahara.org/interaction/forum/topic.php?id=4869 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.5:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.5:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mahara:mahara:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2239
NVD Published Date:
11/24/2012
NVD Last Modified:
02/07/2013