[SECURITY] [DSA 3544-1] python-django security update

2016-04-07T16:33:46
ID DEBIAN:DSA-3544-1:5A76A
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2016-04-07T16:33:46

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3544-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso April 07, 2016 https://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : python-django CVE ID : CVE-2016-2512 CVE-2016-2513 Debian Bug : 816434

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Django, a high-level Python web development framework. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems:

CVE-2016-2512

Mark Striemer discovered that some user-supplied redirect URLs
containing basic authentication credentials are incorrectly handled,
potentially allowing a remote attacker to perform a malicious
redirect or a cross-site scripting attack.

CVE-2016-2513

Sjoerd Job Postmus discovered that Django allows user enumeration
through timing difference on password hasher work factor upgrades.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.4.5-1+deb7u16.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.7.7-1+deb8u4.

For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.4-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.4-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your python-django packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org