Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : python-django (MDVSA-2014:179)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77658


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.


Updated python-django packages fix security vulnerabilities :

These releases address an issue with reverse() generating external URLs (CVE-2014-0480); a denial of service involving file uploads (CVE-2014-0481); a potential session hijacking issue in the remote-user middleware (CVE-2014-0482); and a data leak in the administrative interface (CVE-2014-0483).


Update the affected python-django package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77658

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-179.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/12

Modified: 2014/09/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:python-django, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0480, CVE-2014-0481, CVE-2014-0482, CVE-2014-0483

BID: 69423, 69425, 69429, 69430

MDVSA: 2014:179