• Project: Joomla!
  • SubProject: CMS
  • Impact: Moderate
  • Severity: Low
  • Versions: 2.5.0 through 3.8.12
  • Exploit type: Incorrect Access Control
  • Reported Date: 2018-September-17
  • Fixed Date: 2018-October-02
  • CVE Number: CVE-2018-17859


Inadequate checks in com_contact could allowed mail submission in disabled forms.

Affected Installs

Joomla! CMS versions 2.5.0 through 3.8.12


Upgrade to version 3.8.13


The JSST at the Joomla! Security Centre.

Reported By: David Jardin (JSST)