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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-4302

Original release date: 12/15/2009
Last revised: 12/16/2009


login/index_form.html in Moodle 1.8 before 1.8.11 and 1.9 before 1.9.7 links to an index page on the HTTP port even when the page is served from an HTTPS port, which might cause login credentials to be sent in cleartext, even when SSL is intended, and allows remote attackers to obtain these credentials by sniffing.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-13065
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-13040
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3455
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=139107
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37614
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 37244
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-13080
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.moodle.org/en/Moodle_1.9.7_release_notes
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.moodle.org/en/Moodle_1.8.11_release_notes
Type: Patch Information

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