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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: All
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions: 1.7.3 and all earlier 1.7 and 1.6 versions
  • Exploit type: Information Disclosure
  • Reported Date: 2011-December-19
  • Fixed Date: 2012-January-24


Inadequate filtering leads to information disclosure.

Affected Installs

Joomla! version 1.7.3 and all earlier versions


Upgrade to version 1.7.4 or 2.5.0 or higher

Reported by Jean-Marie Simonet


The JSST at the Joomla! Security Center.

Current Release

Legacy Release

Note: View known compatibility Issues

Current Release: 1.1.0

Upcoming Release: 1.2

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