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

High Nessus Plugin ID 96059


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


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.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96059

File Name: freebsd_pkg_624b45c0c7f311e6ae1b002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/22

Modified: 2017/04/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/12/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9836, CVE-2016-9837, CVE-2016-9838