National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2890
Original release date:07/27/2011
The MediaViewMedia class in administrator/components/com_media/views/media/view.html.php in Joomla! 1.5.23 and earlier allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via vectors involving the base variable, leading to disclosure of the installation path, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-2488.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
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External Source: XF
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110701 Re: CVE request: Joomla unspecified information disclosure vulnerability
- Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)