#VU67470 SQL injection in Moodle


Published: 2022-09-19

Vulnerability identifier: #VU67470

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-40315

CWE-ID: CWE-89

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Moodle
Web applications / Other software

Vendor: moodle.org

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote user to execute arbitrary SQL queries in database.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the "browse list of users" site administration page. A remote user can send a specially crafted request to the affected application and execute arbitrary SQL commands within the application database.


Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Moodle: 4.0.0 - 4.0.3, 3.11 - 3.11.9, 3.10.0 - 3.10.11, 3.9.0 - 3.9.16


CPE

External links
http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=438394
http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-75283


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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