FreeBSD : django -- CSRF protection bypass on a site with Google Analytics (bb022643-84fb-11e6-a4a1-60a44ce6887b)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Django Software Foundation reports :

An interaction between Google Analytics and Django's cookie parsing
could allow an attacker to set arbitrary cookies leading to a bypass
of CSRF protection.

See also :

https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2016/sep/26/security-releases/
http://www.nessus.org/u?eb69bcd9

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93755 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7401

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