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I have a windows server 2008 r2 and i have uploaded sites there. I need an automatic way to check what version of joomla is per site. The best is to have 1 script and after running i want to see this output:

[site] [version] my problem is to check for my clients if they have upload or didn't update to last version for security breach. Any idea?

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Search for and parse the version.php file.

The location has changed a few times, but you could search in the places you know it should be. If you can't find a valid version.php then have your script alert for that site/instance. Once you find the file check that is valid. Your check could be a simple sha256() comparison to the current stable release, or you could actually check the version number in the PHP file.

See this thread for locations for some older versions version.php.

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