Joomla! is probably the most widely-used CMS out there due to its flexibility, user-friendlinesss, extensibility to name a few. So, watching its vulnerabilities and adding such vulnerabilities as KB to Joomla scanner takes ongoing activity.It will help web developers and web masters to help identify possible security weaknesses on their deployed Joomla! sites.
However, it is not up-to-date. The latest version of vulnerability database is on October 22, 2012 (at the time of this writing).
Step 1 :
sudo apt-get install libwww-perl libwww-mechanize-perl
Joomscan is written in Perl. Download it.
wget "http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/joomscan/joomscan/2012-03-10/joomscan-latest.zip?r=http%3A%2F%2Fsourceforge.net%2Fprojects%2Fjoomscan%2F%3Fsource%3Ddlp&ts=1368806935&use_mirror=ncu" -O joomscan-latest.zip
Step 2 :
Once downloaded, you need to extract the content.
cp joomscan-latest.zip /opt/joomscan/
Step 3 :
To run it.
perl joomscan.pl -u http://www.samiux.com
Step 4 :
To update it.
perl joomscan.pl update
That's all! See you.