CVE-2012-3398 Detail

Current Description

Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in Moodle 1.9.x before 1.9.19, 2.0.x before 2.0.10, 2.1.x before 2.1.7, and 2.2.x before 2.2.4 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) by using the advanced-search feature on a database activity that has many records.


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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/407.html 'CWE-407: Algorithmic Complexity'

Severity



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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=refs%2Fheads%2FMOODLE_22_STABLE&st=commit&s=MDL-32126
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/07/17/1
http://secunia.com/advisories/49890
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54481
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/76964

Weakness Enumeration

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3398
NVD Published Date:
07/23/2012
NVD Last Modified:
11/30/2017
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.