FEDORA-EPEL-2009-0996 created by limb 11 years ago for Fedora EPEL 5
stable

Moodle upstream has released latest stable versions (1.9.7 and 1.8.11), fixing multiple security issues.

The list for 1.9.7 release:

Security issues

* MSA-09-0022 - Multiple CSRF problems fixed
* MSA-09-0023 - Fixed user account disclosure in LAMS module
* MSA-09-0024 - Fixed insufficient access control in Glossary module
* MSA-09-0025 - Unneeded MD5 hashes removed from user table
* MSA-09-0026 - Fixed invalid application access control in MNET interface
* MSA-09-0027 - Ensured login information is always sent secured when using
                SSL for logins
* MSA-09-0028 - Passwords and secrets are no longer ever saved in backups,
                new backup capabilities moodle/backup:userinfo and
                moodle/restore:userinfo for controlling who can
                backup/restore user data, new checks in the security
                overview report help admins identify dangerous backup 
                permissions
* MSA-09-0029 - A strong password policy is now enabled by default,
                enabling password salt in encouraged in config.php, admins
                are forced to change password after the upgrade and admins
                can force password change on other users via Bulk user 
                actions
* MSA-09-0030 - New detection of insecure Flash player plugins, Moodle
                won't serve Flash to insecure plugins
* MSA-09-0031 - Fixed SQL injection in SCORM module

The list for 1.8.11 release:

Security issues

* MSA-09-0022 - Multiple CSRF problems fixed
* MSA-09-0023 - Fixed user account disclosure in LAMS module
* MSA-09-0024 - Fixed insufficient access control in Glossary module
* MSA-09-0025 - Unneeded MD5 hashes removed from user table
* MSA-09-0026 - Fixed invalid application access control in MNET interface
* MSA-09-0027 - Ensured login information is always sent secured when
                using SSL for logins
* MSA-09-0028 - Passwords and secrets are no longer ever saved in backups,
                new backup capabilities moodle/backup:userinfo and 
                moodle/restore:userinfo for controlling who can 
                backup/restore user data
* MSA-09-0029 - Enabling a password salt in encouraged in config.php and 
                admins are forced to change password after the 
                upgrade          
* MSA-09-0031 - Fixed SQL injection in SCORM module

References:

http://docs.moodle.org/en/Moodle_1.9.7_release_notes http://docs.moodle.org/en/Moodle_1.8.11_release_notes

CVE Request:

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/06/1

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BZ#544766 Moodle: Multiple security fixes in 1.9.7 and 1.8.11 upstream releases
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