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CVE-2012-2902 Detail

Current Description

Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in editor/extensions/browser/file.php in the Joomla Content Editor (JCE) component before 2.1 for Joomla!, when chunking is set to greater than zero, allows remote authors to execute arbitrary PHP code by uploading a PHP file with a double extension as demonstrated by .jpg.pht.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/434.html 'Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type'

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.joomlacontenteditor.net/news/item/jce-21-released?category_id=32
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51002
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/75671

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:ryan_demmer:joomla_content_editor:2.0
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 cpe:/a:ryan_demmer:joomla_content_editor
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Up to (including)
2.0.21
Running on/with
 cpe:/a:joomla:joomla%21
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2902
NVD Published Date:
05/21/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017