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MSA-18-0009: Portfolio forum caller class allows a user to download any file

 
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MSA-18-0009: Portfolio forum caller class allows a user to download any file
 

Students who posted on forum and exported the post to portfolios can download any stored Moodle file by changing download URL


Severity/Risk: Minor
Versions affected: 3.4 to 3.4.2, 3.3 to 3.3.5, 3.2 to 3.2.8, 3.1 to 3.1.11 and earlier unsupported versions
Versions fixed: 3.5, 3.4.3, 3.3.6, 3.2.9 and 3.1.12
Reported by: Brendan Cox
Workaround: Disable portfolios until the fix is applied. Portfolios are disabled by default in Moodle
CVE identifier: CVE-2018-1135
Changes (master): http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-62232
Tracker issue: MDL-62232 Portfolio forum caller class allows a user to download any file