openSUSE Security Update : python-django (openSUSE-SU-2013:1203-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 75089
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


python-django was updated to 1.4.5 to fix various security issues and bugs.

Update to 1.4.5 :

- Security release.

- Fix bnc#807175 / bnc#787521 / CVE-2012-4520 / CVE-2013-0305 / CVE-2013-0306 and CVE-2013-1665.

- Update to 1.4.3 :

- Security release :

- Host header poisoning

- Redirect poisoning

- Please check release notes for details: y

- Add a symlink from /usr/bin/ to /usr/bin/django-admin

- Update to 1.4.2 :

- Security release :

- Host header poisoning

- Please check release notes for details: y

- Update to 1.4.1 :

- Security release :

- Cross-site scripting in authentication views

- Denial-of-service in image validation

- Denial-of-service via get_image_dimensions()

- Please check release notes for details: y-releases-issued

- Add patch to support CSRF_COOKIE_HTTPONLY config


Update the affected python-django package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75089

File Name: openSUSE-2013-589.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-django, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/9/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4520, CVE-2013-0305, CVE-2013-0306, CVE-2013-1665