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CVE-2012-2359 Detail

Current Description

admin/roles/override.php in Moodle 2.0.x before 2.0.9, 2.1.x before 2.1.6, and 2.2.x before 2.2.3 allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges by leveraging the teacher role and modifying their own capabilities, as demonstrated by obtaining the backup:userinfo capability.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git;a=commit;h=0f75e1e6272db0303abc8e27362e5c3a1344b82f Patch
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/05/23/2

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.1
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.2
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.3
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.4
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.5
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.6
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.7
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.0.8
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.1
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.1.1
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.1.2
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.1.3
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.1.4
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.1.5
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.2
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.2.1
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 cpe:/a:moodle:moodle:2.2.2
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2359
NVD Published Date:
07/20/2012
NVD Last Modified:
07/23/2012