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  • Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: All
  • Severity: Moderate
  • Versions: 2.5.7 and all earlier 2.5.x versions
  • Exploit type: Clickjacking vulnerability
  • Reported Date: 2012-October-15
  • Fixed Date: 2012-November-08
  • CVE Number: CVE-2012-5827


Inadequate protection leads to clickjacking vulnerability.

Affected Installs

Joomla! version 2.5.7 and all earlier 2.5.x versions.


Upgrade to version 2.5.8

Reported by Ajay Singh Negi


The JSST at the Joomla! Security Center.

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