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Joomla!: CVE-2008-4122: Joomla! 1.5.8 does not set the secure flag for the session cookie in an https session

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Joomla!: CVE-2008-4122: Joomla! 1.5.8 does not set the secure flag for the session cookie in an https session

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/19/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/19/2017
Modified
09/19/2017

Description

Joomla! 1.5.8 does not set the secure flag for the session cookie in an https session, which makes it easier for remote attackers to capture this cookie by intercepting its transmission within an http session.

Solution(s)

  • joomla-upgrade-latest

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