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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-3544

Original release date: 07/29/2014
Last revised: 10/24/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in user/profile.php in Moodle through 2.3.11, 2.4.x before 2.4.11, 2.5.x before 2.5.7, 2.6.x before 2.6.4, and 2.7.x before 2.7.1 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the Skype ID profile field.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.5 (LOW) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 34169
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/moodle/moodle/commit/ce5a785b0962c3c94c7a7b0d36176482d21db95d
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://osandamalith.wordpress.com/2014/07/25/moodle-2-7-persistent-xss/
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=264265
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140721 Moodle security notifications public
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 109337
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-45683
Type: Patch Information

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)