Joomla! 3.9.24 Security Release announced

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 12 January 2021.

Joomla! 3.9.24 is a SECURITY FIX which addresses THREE vulnerabilities.

This release continues to improve support for PHP 8 (released in November 2020).

See the Release Notes at the link below.

Read more: Joomla! 3.9.24 Release News.

 

Addressed Vulnerabilities

Low Severity

Low Impact - com_modules exposes module names (affecting Joomla! 3.0.0 through 3.9.23).
Moderate Impact - XSS in mod_breadcrumbs aria-label attribute (affecting Joomla! 3.9.0 through 3.9.23).
Moderate Impact - XSS in com_tags image parameters (affecting Joomla! 3.1.0 through 3.9.23).

 

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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