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CVE-2015-2186 Detail

Description

The Ansible edxapp role in the Configuration Repo in edX allows remote websites to spoof edX accounts by leveraging use of the string literal "False" instead of a boolean False for the CORS_ORIGIN_ALLOW_ALL setting. Note: this vulnerability was fixed on 2015-03-06, but the version number was not changed.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/03/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2186
Original release date:
02/03/2018
Last revised:
02/03/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
https://github.com/edx/configuration/pull/1885/files External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/edx/configuration/pull/1885/files
https://open.edx.org/CVE-2015-2186 External Source CONFIRM https://open.edx.org/CVE-2015-2186

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