openSUSE 15 Security Update : python-django-grappelli (openSUSE-SU-2024:0017-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 188004



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote openSUSE 15 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the openSUSE- SU-2024:0017-1 advisory.

- views/ in django-grappelli (aka Django Grappelli) before 2.15.2 attempts to prevent external redirection with startswith(/) but this does not consider a protocol-relative URL (e.g., // attack. (CVE-2021-46898)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected python3-django-grappelli package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 188004

File Name: openSUSE-2024-0017-1.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/12/2024

Updated: 1/12/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-46898


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-django-grappelli

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/11/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/22/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-46898