Security issues with Joomla extensions

Joomla is a very popular Content-Management-System and therefore it is prone to attacks. There is also a huge amount of extensions available which might be a threat for your Joomla website.

As a Joomla user you might benefit from the huge community and the availability of a vast amount of extensions. However, Joomla extensions might also put your website at risk which the following example might indicate.

A simple extension example showing Joomla vulnerability

 

Measures to increase website security aspects