The Kunena team is proud to announce the arrival of Kunena 5.1.7 [K5.1.7] which is now available for download as a native Joomla extension for Joomla 3.9.x. This version addresses most of the issues that were discovered in K 5.1 and issues discovered during the development stages of K 5.1.7. This update fixes also 1 security issue.

We have Released K5.1.7 because of a High Security issue.

The key distinctions of K 5.1.7 are:

  • 1 Security fix - High
  • Find the full changes: Here.

Posting Topic - High vulnerability

[20181120] - Core - XSS Vulnerability

• Project: Kunena
• SubProject: Forum
• Severity: HIGH
• Versions: 3.0 through 5.1.7
• Exploit type: XSS
• Reported by: Aleksandar Gligorijevic
• Reported Date: 2018-11-19 22:05
• Fixed Date: 2018-11-20 00:30
• Release Date: 2018-11-20

Override CSRF token checks lead to an XSS vulnerability..

Affected Installs

Kunena versions 3.0.0 through (Kunena 5.1.7 is not affected)


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