[20210101] – Core – com_modules exposes module names

[20210101] – Core – com_modules exposes module names

January 11, 2021 Miscellaneous Security 0
  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Impact:¬†Low
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions:3.0.0 – 3.9.23
  • Exploit type: Incorrect Access Control
  • Reported Date: 2020-07-07
  • Fixed Date: 2021-01-12
  • CVE Number: CVE-2021-23123

Description

Lack of ACL checks in the orderPosition endpoint of com_modules leak names of unpublished and/or inaccessible modules.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 3.0.0 – 3.9.23

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.9.24

Contact

The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: Phil Taylor