Joomla! Administration Panel Login Form Detected

Info Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98144


Joomla! Administration Panel Login Form Detected


This is an informational plugin to inform the user that the scanner has detected a publicly accessible Joomla! Administration Panel on the target application.
This may present an attacker with an exploit vector which could be leveraged using other techniques, such as a Brute-Force or Dictionary Attack, allowing an attacker to gain access to administrative functionality


Restrict access to Admnistrative functionality using a .htaccess file, limiting access to known IP Addresses.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 98144

File Name: was_joomla_admin.nasl

Type: remote

Published: 2017/01/25

Modified: 2018/02/08

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Informational

Reference Information