MSA-16-0016: User can view badges of other users without proper permissions

by Marina Glancy.  

Description:Capability check to view other badges was performed for the current user instead for the user whose badges are being viewed
Issue summary:Badges code checks viewotherbadges capability in the wrong context
Severity/Risk:Minor
Versions affected:3.0 to 3.0.3, 2.9 to 2.9.5, 2.8 to 2.8.11, 2.7 to 2.7.13 and earlier unsupported versions
Versions fixed:3.0.4, 2.9.6 and 2.8.12
Reported by:Tim Hunt
Issue no.:MDL-53589
CVE identifier:CVE-2016-3732
Changes (master):http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-53589

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