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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-4762

Original release date: 03/29/2010
Last revised: 05/27/2010


MoinMoin 1.7.x before 1.7.3 and 1.8.x before 1.8.3 checks parent ACLs in certain inappropriate circumstances during processing of hierarchical ACLs, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by requesting an item, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-6603.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39887
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2014
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1208
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-0600
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-941-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://hg.moinmo.in/moin/1.7/rev/897cdbe9e8f2
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://moinmo.in/SecurityFixes
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 35277
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://hg.moinmo.in/moin/1.8/rev/897cdbe9e8f2
Type: Patch Information

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)