It has been discovered that the extension "News" (tt_news) is susceptible to Insecure Unserialize.
February 12, 2014
September 18, 2014 (added CVE)
Third party extension. This extension is not a part of the TYPO3 default installation.
Version 3.5.1 and below
Suggested CVSS v2.0: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C/E:P/RL:O/RC:C
Failing to sanitize user input properly, tt_news is vulnerable to insecure unserialize.
An updated version 3.5.2 is available from the TYPO3 extension manager and at http://typo3.org/extensions/repository/download/tt_news/3.5.2/t3x/
. Users of the extension are advised to update the extension as soon as possible.
Credits go to Pascal Jungblut who discovered and reported this issue.
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