Bugzilla – Bug 988896
VUL-0: CVE-2016-6211,CVE-2016-6212: drupal7, drupal8: several issues fixed in 7.44
Last modified: 2016-07-14 15:25:34 UTC
Courtesy bug from the SUSE security team for
Saving user accounts can sometimes grant the user all roles (User
module - Drupal 7 - Moderately Critical)
A vulnerability exists in the User module, where if some specific
contributed or custom code triggers a rebuild of the user profile
form, a registered user can be granted all user roles on the site.
This would typically result in the user gaining administrative access.
Views can allow unauthorized users to see Statistics information
(Views module - Drupal 8 - Less Critical)
An access bypass vulnerability exists in the Views module, where users
without the "View content count" permission can see the number of hits
collected by the Statistics module for results in the view.
The same vulnerability exists in the Drupal 7 Views module (see
Use CVE-2016-6212 for both the issue in Drupal Core and the issue
in the Drupal 7 Views module.
Is fixed now.
Update to 7.50