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MSA-13-0003: Potential server file access through backup restoration
 
Description: Paths in backups to restorable files were not being sufficiently validated and could be manipulated to gain access to files on the server.
Issue summary:

moodle1 backup converter path not properly validated

Severity/Risk: Serious
Versions affected: 2.4, 2.3 to 2.3.3+, 2.2 to 2.2.6+, 2.1 to 2.1.9+
Reported by: Dan Poltawski
Issue no.: MDL-36977

CVE identifier:

CVE-2012-6099
Changes (master): http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-36977