[20170703] – Core – XSS Vulnerability

[20170703] – Core – XSS Vulnerability

July 4, 2017 Joomla Security Miscellaneous Security 0
  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions: 1.5.0 through 3.6.5
  • Exploit type: XSS
  • Reported Date: 2017-June-22
  • Fixed Date: 2017-July-04
  • CVE Number: CVE-2017-7985

Description

Inadequate filtering of multibyte characters leads to XSS vulnerabilities in various components.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 1.5.0 through 3.6.5

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.7.3

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Fortinet’s FortiGuard Labs