FreeBSD : Django -- password hash disclosure (004d8c23-c710-11e8-98c7-000c29434208)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 117910

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Synopsis

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

Description

Django release notes :

CVE-2018-16984: Password hash disclosure to 'view only' admin users

If an admin user has the change permission to the user model, only part of the password hash is displayed in the change form. Admin users with the view (but not change) permission to the user model were displayed the entire hash. While it's typically infeasible to reverse a strong password hash, if your site uses weaker password hashing algorithms such as MD5 or SHA1, it could be a problem.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/2.1/releases/2.1.2/

http://www.nessus.org/u?fa9bb16b

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117910

File Name: freebsd_pkg_004d8c23c71011e898c7000c29434208.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 10/4/2018

Updated: 1/9/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:freebsd:freebsd:py34-django21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:freebsd:freebsd:py35-django21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:freebsd:freebsd:py36-django21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:freebsd:freebsd:py37-django21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 10/3/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/2/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16984