Joomla! 3.8.12 Security Release announced

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UPDATE ASAP

Joomla! 3.8.12 is a Security Release which addresses THREE security vulnerabilities.

Joomla 3.8.12 also includes over 20 bug fixes and improvements.

More details at the following link.

Read more: Joomla! 3.8.12 Release News.

Addressed Vulnerabilities

Low Priority

  • Core - Hardening the InputFilter for phar stubs (affecting Joomla 1.5.0 through 3.8.11).
  • Core - Stored XSS vulnerability in the frontend profile (affecting Joomla 1.5.0 through 3.8.11).
  • Core - ACL Violation in custom fields (affecting Joomla 3.7.0 through 3.8.11).

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.

Read more: How to back up your website.

Read more: How to update your Joomla! CMS & its extensions.

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