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Joomla!: [20170407] - Core - ACL Violations (CVE-2017-7989)

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Joomla!: [20170407] - Core - ACL Violations (CVE-2017-7989)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/25/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/27/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

In Joomla! 3.2.0 through 3.6.5 (fixed in 3.7.0), inadequate MIME type checks allowed low-privilege users to upload swf files even if they were explicitly forbidden.

Solution(s)

  • joomla-upgrade-3_7_0

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