openSUSE Security Update : python-django (openSUSE-SU-2013:1492-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This python-django update fixes several security issues.

- Update to version 1.4.8 (bnc#840832, CVE-2013-1443) :

+ Fixed denial-of-service via large passwords

- Changes from version 1.4.7 :

+ Fixed directory traversal with ssi template tag

- Changes from version 1.4.6 :

+ Fixed Cross-site scripting (XSS) in admin interface

+ Fixed Possible XSS via is_safe_url

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-09/msg00056.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=840832

Solution :

Update the affected python-django package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75152 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1443

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