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Django project reports :
Today the Django team is issuing multiple releases -- Django 1.2.4,
Django 1.1.3 and Django 1.3 beta 1 -- to remedy two security issues
reported to us. All users of affected versions of Django are urged to
upgrade immediately. Information leakage in Django administrative
interface The Django administrative interface, django.contrib.admin
supports filtering of displayed lists of objects by fields on the
corresponding models, including across database-level relationships.
This is implemented by passing lookup arguments in the querystring
portion of the URL, and options on the ModelAdmin class allow
developers to specify particular fields or relationships which will
generate automatic links for filtering. Denial-of-service attack in
password-reset mechanism Django's bundled authentication framework,
django.contrib.auth, offers views which allow users to reset a
forgotten password. The reset mechanism involves generating a one-time
token composed from the user's ID, the timestamp of the reset request
converted to a base36 integer, and a hash derived from the user's
current password hash (which will change once the reset is complete,
thus invalidating the token).
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false