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Moodle: (CVE-2016-10045): MSA-17-0003: PHPMailer vulnerability in no-reply address

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) December 29, 2016 April 18, 2017 December 21, 2017

Description

The isMail transport in PHPMailer before 5.2.20 might allow remote attackers to pass extra parameters to the mail command and consequently execute arbitrary code by leveraging improper interaction between the escapeshellarg function and internal escaping performed in the mail function in PHP. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2016-10033.

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References

Solution

moodle-upgrade-latest

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