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Joomla!: CVE-2011-3747: Joomla! 1.6.0 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information

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Joomla!: CVE-2011-3747: Joomla! 1.6.0 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/23/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
09/25/2017

Description

Joomla! 1.6.0 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a direct request to a .php file, which reveals the installation path in an error message, as demonstrated by libraries/phpmailer/language/phpmailer.lang-joomla.php.

Solution(s)

  • joomla-upgrade-latest

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