FreeBSD : Joomla! -- multiple vulnerabilities (624b45c0-c7f3-11e6-ae1b-002590263bf5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

The JSST and the Joomla! Security Center report : [20161201] - Core -
Elevated Privileges Incorrect use of unfiltered data stored to the
session on a form validation failure allows for existing user accounts
to be modified; to include resetting their username, password, and
user group assignments. [20161202] - Core - Shell Upload Inadequate
filesystem checks allowed files with alternative PHP file extensions
to be uploaded. [20161203] - Core - Information Disclosure Inadequate
ACL checks in the Beez3 com_content article layout override enables a
user to view restricted content.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96059 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9836

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