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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-5480

The Database activity module in Moodle 2.1.x before 2.1.9, 2.2.x before 2.2.6, and 2.3.x before 2.3.3 allows remote attackers to bypass intended restrictions on reading other participants' entries via an advanced search.
Publish Date : 2012-11-21 Last Update Date : 2020-12-01
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-5480

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Moodle Moodle 18

- References For CVE-2012-5480
MLIST [oss-security] 20121119 Moodle security notifications public CONFIRM CONFIRM
BID 56505 Moodle Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-12-03

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-5480

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