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Moodle: Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') (CVE-2009-0502)

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Moodle: Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') (CVE-2009-0502)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
02/10/2009
Created
11/13/2019
Added
11/07/2019
Modified
11/07/2019

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in blocks/html/block_html.php in Snoopy 1.2.3, as used in Moodle 1.6 before 1.6.9, 1.7 before 1.7.7, 1.8 before 1.8.8, and 1.9 before 1.9.4, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via an HTML block, which is not properly handled when the "Login as" feature is used to visit a MyMoodle or Blog page.

Solution(s)

  • moodle-upgrade-latest

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