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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-6112

classes/GoogleSpell.php in the PHP Spellchecker (aka Google Spellchecker) addon before 2.0.6.1 for TinyMCE, as used in Moodle 2.1.x before 2.1.10, 2.2.x before 2.2.7, 2.3.x before 2.3.4, and 2.4.x before 2.4.1 and other products, does not properly handle control characters, which allows remote attackers to trigger arbitrary outbound HTTP requests via a crafted string.
Publish Date : 2013-01-27 Last Update Date : 2013-01-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-6112

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Moodle Moodle 2.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Moodle Moodle 2.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Moodle Moodle 2.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Moodle Moodle 2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 B1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 B3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 A2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 A1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 B2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Tinymce Spellchecker Php 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Moodle Moodle 22
Tinymce Spellchecker Php 11

- References For CVE-2012-6112

http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-37283 CONFIRM
http://www.tinymce.com/develop/changelog/?type=phpspell CONFIRM
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/01/21/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20130121 Moodle security notifications public
https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=220157 CONFIRM
https://github.com/tinymce/tinymce_spellchecker_php/commit/22910187bfb9edae90c26e10100d8145b505b974 CONFIRM
http://www.tinymce.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=30036 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-6112

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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