|Topic:||CSRF (Cross-site Request Forgery) on Moodle edit profile page|
|Versions affected:||<1.6.7, <1.7.5|
|Reported by:||Amir Azam and Adrian Pastor of ProCheckUp Ltd. (www.procheckup.com)|
|Solution:||upgrade to 1.6.7, 1.7.5 or any recent nightly or use patch http://cvs.moodle.org/moodle/user/edit.php?r1=126.96.36.199.2.1&r2=188.8.131.52.2.2 + http://cvs.moodle.org/moodle/user/Attic/edit.html?r1=184.108.40.206&r2=220.127.116.11.2.1|
ProCheckup discovered that user profile page in 1.6.x and 1.7.x sites are vulnerable to CSRF (Cross-site Request Forgery) attacks. Versions 1.8 and above are not vulnerable due to to increased protection the forms library enforces. We would like to thank them for informing us in a responsible manner and coordinating the disclosure of security advisories.