MSA-16-0013: Users are able to change profile fields that were locked by the administrator

by Marina Glancy.  

Description:User editing form only disabled the profile fields in UI and did not actually prevent users from editing them
Issue summary:Tricky users can change locked profile fields
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, 2.8.12 and 2.7.14
Reported by:Vadim Dvorovenko
Issue no.:MDL-53954
CVE identifier:CVE-2016-3729
Changes (master):http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-53954

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