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  1. Sakai
  2. SAK-41768

Hidden Gradebook still accessible to students

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: OPEN
    • Priority: Critical
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 11.4, 20.0
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Gradebook
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    • Test Plan:
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      1. As a student:
        1. go to a site with a Gradebook
        2. go to the Gradebook tool
        3. copy the URL in your browser for this Gradebook page
      2. As an instructor in that same site:
        1. go to Site Info, then Tool Order
        2. beside the Gradebook, click the gear icon
        3. click "Make Tool Invisible To Students"
        4. click the "Save" button
        5. go to the Gradebook tool
        6. confirm there is an icon of an eye with a slash through it in the tool menu
        7. enter grades for the student that you were testing with above
        8. go to the Settings page in Gradebook
        9. ensure the "Display released Gradebook items to students" and "Display final course grade to students" options have checkmarks (they are enabled)
      3. As a student:
        1. paste the URL that you copied above into your browser's address bar and click Enter
        2. ensure you cannot see the Gradebook, your grades, or the course grade
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      As a student: go to a site with a Gradebook go to the Gradebook tool copy the URL in your browser for this Gradebook page As an instructor in that same site: go to Site Info, then Tool Order beside the Gradebook, click the gear icon click "Make Tool Invisible To Students" click the "Save" button go to the Gradebook tool confirm there is an icon of an eye with a slash through it in the tool menu enter grades for the student that you were testing with above go to the Settings page in Gradebook ensure the "Display released Gradebook items to students" and "Display final course grade to students" options have checkmarks (they are enabled) As a student: paste the URL that you copied above into your browser's address bar and click Enter ensure you cannot see the Gradebook, your grades, or the course grade

      Description

      When instructors hide the Gradebook tool in their sites, students in those sites can still access the link to the Gradebook (if they have bookmarked or saved the page), which allows them to still see their individual grades and the course grade.

      Going to the Gradebook link as a student when the Gradebook is hidden, the students will see:

      I doubt this is by design, so we should close this loophole.

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                  Reporter:
                  sfoster9 Shawn Foster
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