MSA-19-0019: Course creation did not check the creator's role assignment capability before automatically assigning them as a teacher in the course

by Michael Hawkins.  

Users with the capability to create courses were assigned as a teacher in those courses, regardless of whether they had the capability to be automatically assigned that role.


Severity/Risk:Minor
Versions affected:3.7 to 3.7.1, 3.6 to 3.6.5, 3.5 to 3.5.7 and earlier unsupported versions
Versions fixed:3.7.2, 3.6.6 and 3.5.8
Reported by:Andrew Nicols
CVE identifier:CVE-2019-14828
Changes (master):http://git.moodle.org/gw?p=moodle.git&a=search&h=HEAD&st=commit&s=MDL-66181
Tracker issue:MDL-66181 Course creation did not check the creator's role assignment capability before automatically assigning them as a teacher in the course

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