FreeBSD : joomla -- multiple remote vulnerabilities (7bb127c1-a5aa-11db-9ddc-0011098b2f36)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24227


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


Secunia reports :

Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Joomla!, where some have unknown impacts and one can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

- Input passed to an unspecified parameter is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.

- The vulnerabilities are caused due to unspecified errors in Joomla!.
The vendor describes them as 'several low level security issues'. No further information is currently available.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24227

File Name: freebsd_pkg_7bb127c1a5aa11db9ddc0011098b2f36.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/01/18

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:joomla, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/12/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6832, CVE-2006-6833, CVE-2006-6834

BID: 21810

Secunia: 23563

CWE: 79