openSUSE Security Update : python-django (openSUSE-SU-2013:1203-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

python-django was updated to 1.4.5 to fix various security issues and
bugs.

Update to 1.4.5 :

- Security release.

- Fix bnc#807175 / bnc#787521 / CVE-2012-4520 /
CVE-2013-0305 / CVE-2013-0306 and CVE-2013-1665.

- Update to 1.4.3 :

- Security release :

- Host header poisoning

- Redirect poisoning

- Please check release notes for details:
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/dec/10/securit
y

- Add a symlink from /usr/bin/django-admin.py to
/usr/bin/django-admin

- Update to 1.4.2 :

- Security release :

- Host header poisoning

- Please check release notes for details:
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/oct/17/securit
y

- Update to 1.4.1 :

- Security release :

- Cross-site scripting in authentication views

- Denial-of-service in image validation

- Denial-of-service via get_image_dimensions()

- Please check release notes for details:
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/jul/30/securit
y-releases-issued

- Add patch to support CSRF_COOKIE_HTTPONLY config

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-07/msg00058.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=787521
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807175
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/dec/10/security
http://www.nessus.org/u?85c9c56c
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)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75089 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4520
CVE-2013-0305
CVE-2013-0306
CVE-2013-1665

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