Joomla! 3.8.2 is a SECURITY RELEASE
UPDATE WITHOUT DELAY
Joomla! 3.8.2 is a SECURITY FIX.
It also includes several bug fixes.
Security patches are as follows:
- Medium Priority - Core - LDAP Information Disclosure (affecting Joomla! 1.5.0 through 3.8.1)
- Medium Priority - Core - Two-Factor Authentication Bypass (affecting Joomla! 3.2.0 through 3.8.1)
- Low Priority - Core - Information Disclosure (affecting Joomla! 3.7.0 through 3.8.1)
More details at the following link.
Back up before updating is highly recommended
Protect your assets.
Perform a FULL backup of your website (database and files) BEFORE updating the Joomla! CMS and/or its extensions.
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