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A WHMCS divulgou uma atualização para uma falha que afeta os usuários que utilizam o módulo da Paypal e do Google Checkout. Todos que utilizam as versões 4.5 ou 5.1 do WHMCS devem efetuar essa atualização o mais rápido possível.

Segue e-mail que a WHMCS está enviando para seus clientes:

WHMCS Security Advisory PayPal (v4.5) and Google Checkout (All Versions)

WHMCS has released a new version of the 4.5 series and 5.1 series. These updates provide targeted changes to address security concerns with the WHMCS product. You are highly encouraged to update immediately.

== Releases ==

The following WHMCS versions address all known vulnerabilities:

> 4.5.3 for the 4.5 series
> 5.1.3 for the 5.1 series

The latest public releases of WHMCS are available inside our members area @ www.whmcs.com/members/clientarea.php

== Security Issue Information ==

The 4.5 series update addresses a vulnerability that can permit a malicious user to decieve a WHMCS installation into crediting a payment that is sent to a PayPal account other than the account configured within that WHMCS installation. The 5.x series is unaffected by this vulnerability. It is only possible to exploit this vulnerability if the paypal module has been activated.

The rating for this vulnerability is: important

The 4.5 and 5.1 series update addresses a vulnerability that can permit a malicious user to inject SQL via the Google Checkout module. This only becomes possible to exploit if the Google Checkout module has been activated within the WHMCS installation and so non Google Checkout users are not at risk from this.

The rating for this vulnerability is: critical

== Mitigation ==

Download and apply the appropriate patch file to protect against these vulnerabilities.

For the 4.5 series, please use the file: http://go.whmcs.com/42/v452patch For the 5.1 series, please use the file: http://go.whmcs.com/…lecheckoutpatch

To apply the patch, simply download the appropriate patch file from above depending upon the WHMCS version you are running, extract the contents, and upload the files from the /whmcs/ folder to your installation.

No install or upgrade process is required.

If you have any questions or need any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Kind Regards,
The WHMCS Team

View the announcement on our website here to confirm authenticity:

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Há também uma postagem no fórum da WHMCS com a descrição do problema:


Atualizem seu WHMCS!

Por Maclei Em 03/12/2012

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