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Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:38:53 -0500
From: David Lawrence <>
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Subject: Re: CVE request for BZ

Sorry not explicit in the sec adv but you are correct. No exploit has been reported
regarding the webservices changes and was  just to prevent such problems in the
future. The methods that were unintentionaly accessible were all relatively harmless.
We added the safeguard in case other modules were imported in the future which could
possibly give out sensitive data unintentionally.


On 01/23/2015 04:29 PM, Kurt Seifried wrote:
> one has a CVE, and this one does not:
> Class:       Information Leak
> Versions:    2.23.3 to 4.0.15, 4.1.1 to 4.2.11, 4.3.1 to 4.4.6, 4.5.1 to
> 4.5.6
> Fixed In:    4.0.16, 4.2.12, 4.4.7, 5.0rc1
> Description: Using the WebServices API, a user can possibly execute imported
>              functions from other non-WebService modules. A whitelist
> has now
>              been added that lists explicit methods that can be executed
> via the
>              API.
> References:
> was this classed as hardening hence no CVE? E.g. has no exploit been
> found, or?

David Lawrence

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