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CVE-2012-4404 Detail

Description

security/__init__.py in MoinMoin 1.9 through 1.9.4 does not properly handle group names that contain virtual group names such as "All," "Known," or "Trusted," which allows remote authenticated users with virtual group membership to be treated as a member of the group.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/10/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://hg.moinmo.in/moin/1.9/rev/7b9f39289e16
http://moinmo.in/SecurityFixes Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2538
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/04/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/05/2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1604-1

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4404
NVD Published Date:
09/10/2012
NVD Last Modified:
04/18/2013