FreeBSD : joomla -- multiple vulnerabilities (a9f60ce8-a4e0-11e5-b864-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 87483


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


The JSST and the Joomla! Security Center report : [20151201] - Core - Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Browser information is not filtered properly while saving the session values into the database which leads to a Remote Code Execution vulnerability. [20151202] - Core - CSRF Hardening Add additional CSRF hardening in com_templates.
[20151203] - Core - Directory Traversal Failure to properly sanitize input data from the XML install file located within an extension's package archive allows for directory traversal. [20151204] - Core - Directory Traversal Inadequate filtering of request data leads to a Directory Traversal vulnerability.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87483

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a9f60ce8a4e011e5b86414dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Published: 2015/12/18

Modified: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:joomla3, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/12/14

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Joomla HTTP Header Unauthenticated Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8562, CVE-2015-8563, CVE-2015-8564, CVE-2015-8565