- Core - Privilege Escalation
- Project: Joomla!
- SubProject: All
- Severity: Medium High
- Versions: 2.5.4 and all earlier 2.5.x versions
- Exploit type: Privilege Escalation
- Reported Date: 2012-April-29
- Fixed Date: 2012-June-18
Inadequate checking leads to possible user privilege escalation.
Joomla! versions 2.5.4 and all earlier 2.5.x versions
Upgrade to version 2.5.5
Reported by Nils Rückmann
The JSST at the Joomla! Security Center.