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Security Update:Joomla! Released High Priority Security Update for Their Content Management System

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 19:08

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Joomla! Content Management System Users

 

WHAT HAPPENED?
Joomla! released version 3.6.5 of its Content Management System (CMS) software to address multiple vulnerabilities as well as bug fixes.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to Joomla! Release News at https://www.joomla.org/announcements.html.


AVAILABLE UPDATES FOR:

  • Joomla! 3.6.4 and below


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of your computer.


HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?
Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Joomla! Security Advisory listed above and apply the necessary updates.


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