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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Severity: Medium
  • Versions: 1.5.0 through 3.7.5
  • Exploit type: Information Disclosure
  • Reported Date: 2017-July-27
  • Fixed Date: 2017-September-19
  • CVE Number: CVE-2017-14596

Description

Inadequate escaping in the LDAP authentication plugin can result into a disclosure of username and password.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 1.5.0 through 3.7.5

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.8.0

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Dr. Johannes Dahse, RIPS Technologies GmbH

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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions: 3.7.0 through 3.7.5
  • Exploit type: Information Disclosure
  • Reported Date: 2017-August-4
  • Fixed Date: 2017-September-19
  • CVE Number: CVE-2017-14595

Description

A logic bug in a SQL query could lead to the disclosure of article intro texts when these articles are in the archived state.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 3.7.0 through 3.7.5

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.8.0

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Michal Prochaczek

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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS Installer
  • Severity: High
  • Versions: 1.0.0 through 3.7.3
  • Exploit type: Lack of Ownership Verification
  • Reported Date: 2017-Apr-06
  • Fixed Date: 2017-July-25
  • CVE Number: CVE-2017-11364

Description

The CMS installer application lacked a process to verify the users ownership of a webspace, potentially allowing users to gain control.

Please note: Already installed sites are not affected, as this issue is limited to the installer application!

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 1.0.0 through 3.7.3

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.7.4

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Hanno Böck

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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions: 1.5.0 through 3.7.3
  • Exploit type: XSS
  • Reported Date: 2017-April-26
  • Fixed Date: 2017-July-25
  • CVE Number: CVE-2017-11612

Description

Inadequate filtering of potentially malicious HTML tags leads to XSS vulnerabilities in various components.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 1.5.0 through 3.7.3

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.7.4

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Beat B, JSST

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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions: 1.5.0 through 3.7.2
  • Exploit type: XSS
  • Reported Date: 2017-June-22
  • Fixed Date: 2017-July-04
  • CVE Number: CVE-2017-7985

Description

Inadequate filtering of multibyte characters leads to XSS vulnerabilities in various components.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 1.5.0 through 3.6.5

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.7.3

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs

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