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MSA-15-0028: Possible XSS through custom text profile fields in Web Services

 
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MSA-15-0028: Possible XSS through custom text profile fields in Web Services
 
Description: Several web services returning user information did not clean text in text custom profile fields
Issue summary: Custom profile fields (textarea) are not passed through external_format_text when returned by several web services
Severity/Risk: Minor
Versions affected: 2.9, 2.8 to 2.8.6, 2.7 to 2.7.8 and earlier unsupported versions
Versions fixed: 2.9.1, 2.8.7 and 2.7.9
Reported by: Marina Glancy
Issue no.: MDL-50130
CVE identifier: CVE-2015-3274
Changes (master): http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-50130