Original release date: May 17, 2017
Joomla! has released version 3.7.1 of its Content Management System (CMS) software to address a vulnerability. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected website.
Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Joomla! Security Release and US-CERT’s Alert on Content Management Systems Security and Associated Risks and apply the necessary update.