The versions listed below are known to be affected by this issue. If you are using one of those versions, you should update to a newer release that has no known vulnerabilities.
Common Name None VWE-ID VWE-2019-5363 Related Report None Severity MEDIUM Exploit Difficulty EASY Platform Affects all platforms supported by the vulnerable versions. Description Permissions Escalation. Users are able to make unmoderated edits to the index and area pages, as long as they can make unmoderated edits to regular pages.
Discovered September 11, 2019 Resolved October 12, 2019 Patches Available 4.1.0 Beta 4
4.0.27 Patch Level 1
4.0.26 Patch Level 3
4.0.25 Patch Level 5
Workaround Update permissions for all users so that edits to regular pages require moderator approval, if those users should not be able to edit the index or area pages.
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