Joomla is standing tall as the most secure open source platform and the community continues their proactive response to keeping this a priority. Today Joomla released an important security patch and all Joomla users should immediately upgrade. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses a critical security vulnerability. All of us here at CNP and throughout the Joomla community recommend that you update your sites immediately. This release only contains the security fixes; no other changes have been made compared to the Joomla 3.4.4 release.
What's in 3.4.5
Version 3.4.5 is released to address three reported security vulnerabilities and includes additional security hardening of the UploadShield system.
Security Issues Fixed
- High Priority - Core - SQL Injection (affecting Joomla 3.2 through 3.4.4) More information »
- Medium Priority - Core - ACL Violations (affecting Joomla 3.2 through 3.4.4) More information »
- Medium Priority - Core - ACL Violations (affecting Joomla 3.0 through 3.4.4) More information »
Please see the documentation wiki for FAQ’s regarding the 3.4.5 release.