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CVE-2017-1000141 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in Mahara before 18.10.0. It mishandled user requests that could discontinue a user's ability to maintain their own account (changing username, changing primary email address, deleting account). The correct behavior was to either prompt them for their password and/or send a warning to their primary email address.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/31/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 2.5
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availability (A): Low

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


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

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.launchpad.net/mahara/+bug/1422492 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Weak Password Recovery Mechanism for Forgotten Password (CWE-640)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-1000141
NVD Published Date:
01/30/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/13/2018