openSUSE Security Update : moodle (moodle-1933)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This patch updates Moodle to the latest stable upstream version
(1.9.7) fixing multiple security issues: CVE-2009-4297, CVE-2009-4298,
CVE-2009-4299, CVE-2009-4300, CVE-2009-4301, CVE-2009-4302,
CVE-2009-4303, CVE-2009-4304, CVE-2009-4305, MSA-09-0030 (New
detection of insecure Flash player plugins)

The new version also has a completely new , more secure password
handling. Beside other features, Admins will be asked to change their
passwords next time they log in after upgrading.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=564364

Solution :

Update the affected moodle packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44608 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4297
CVE-2009-4298
CVE-2009-4299
CVE-2009-4300
CVE-2009-4301
CVE-2009-4302
CVE-2009-4303
CVE-2009-4304
CVE-2009-4305

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