Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : python-django (MDVSA-2012:181)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Multiple host header poisoning flaws were found and fixed in Django.

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.3.5 version which is
not affected by these issues.

See also :

https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/dec/10/security/
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/oct/17/security/

Solution :

Update the affected python-django package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63312 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56146

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4520

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