CVE-2017-16634

HIGH

Description

In Joomla! before 3.8.2, a bug allowed third parties to bypass a user's 2-factor authentication method.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101701

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039757

https://developer.joomla.org/security-centre/713-20171102-core-2-factor-authentication-bypass

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-10

Updated: 2017-11-28

Type: CWE-287

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL