Joomla! recently released version 3.8.12 which includes patches addressing three security vulnerabilities and several bug fixes. This is a security release that impacts all versions of the 3.x series of Joomla! applications and users are encouraged to update as soon as possible to avoid potential compromise.
Among the security updates are three low priority vulnerabilities:
In addition to the security issues that were addressed, several bug fixes and improvements were included with this release including:
A full list of the bug fixes and added features is available on Joomla!’s github. Sites protected by SiteLock SMART PLUS will have these security patches applied automatically the next time scans of the website are run. However, in order to take advantage of the bug fixes and added features, site owners will need to update their Joomla! Version.
If you’re ready to secure your Joomla! site with daily malware scans and Joomla! core security patches, contact us today and ask about SMART PLUS. We are available 24/7 at 855.378.6200.