openSUSE Security Update : python-Django (openSUSE-2018-914)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112137


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This update for python-Django to version 2.08 fixes the following issues :

The following security vulnerability was fixed :

- CVE-2018-14574: Fixed an redirection vulnerability in CommonMiddleware (boo#1102680)

The following other bugs were fixed :

- Fixed a regression in Django 2.0.7 that broke the regex lookup on MariaDB

- Fixed a regression where django.template.Template crashed if the template_string argument is lazy

- Fixed __regex and __iregex lookups with MySQL

- Fixed admin check crash when using a query expression in ModelAdmin.ordering

- Fixed admin changelist crash when using a query expression without asc() or desc() in the page’s ordering

- Fixed a regression that broke custom template filters that use decorators

- Fixed detection of custom URL converters in included pattern

- Fixed a regression that added an unnecessary subquery to the GROUP BY clause on MySQL when using a RawSQL annotation

- Fixed WKBWriter.write() and write_hex() for empty polygons on GEOS 3.6.1+

- Fixed a regression in Django 1.10 that could result in large memory usage when making edits using ModelAdmin.list_editable

- Corrected the import paths that inspectdb generates for django.contrib.postgres fields

- Fixed crashes in django.contrib.admindocs when a view is a callable object, such as django.contrib.syndication.views.Feed

- Fixed a regression in Django 1.11.12 where QuerySet.values() or values_list() after combining an annotated and unannotated queryset with union(), difference(), or intersection() crashed due to mismatching columns


Update the affected python-Django package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112137

File Name: openSUSE-2018-914.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/28

Updated: 2018/10/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-Django, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14574