IT Security Vulnerability Roundup – March 2019

The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) provides a way to capture the principal characteristics of a vulnerability and produce a numerical score reflecting its severity. Last month’s vulnerability roundup is here.

 

Most Recent Threats Articles Every month, a wide range of security vulnerabilities are uncovered and disclosed — below, we take a closer look at 14 of them, all with CVSS scores of 9.8 or higher, that were disclosed in March.   1. Server Side Request Forgery Flaw in Moodle CVE identifier: CVE-2019-3809 CVSS Base Score: 10.0 The vulnerability: A flaw in the mybackpack functionality of Moodle versions 3.1 to 3.1.15 (as well as earlier unsupported versions) allowed the setting of badge URLs, enabling a Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF) attack via requests made by the page.

Source: IT Security Vulnerability Roundup – March 2019

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