|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu USN-658-1 (moodle)|
|Summary:||Ubuntu USN-658-1 (moodle)|
The remote host is missing an update to moodle
announced via advisory USN-658-1.
A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS
This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.
Lukasz Pilorz discovered that the HTML filtering used in Moodle was not
strict enough. A remote attacker could send malicious requests to Moodle
and execute arbitrary code as the web server user.
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
Risk factor : Medium
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-1502|
Debian Security Information: DSA-1691 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1871 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:015 (Google Search)
BugTraq ID: 28424
XForce ISS Database: egroupware-badprotocolonce-security-bypass(41435)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2008 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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