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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-2891

Joomla! 1.6.x before 1.6.2 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via an empty Itemid array parameter to index.php, which reveals the installation path in an error message, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-2488.
Publish Date : 2011-07-27 Last Update Date : 2011-08-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-2891

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Alpha2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6 Beta13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Joomla Joomla! 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Joomla Joomla! 20

- References For CVE-2011-2891 CONFIRM
XF joomla-itemid-path-disclosure(68881)
MLIST [oss-security] 20110627 Re: CVE request: Joomla unspecified information disclosure vulnerability
MLIST [oss-security] 20110627 Re: CVE request: Joomla unspecified information disclosure vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-2891

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