Debian DSA-3204-1 : python-django - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82048

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VPR Score: 3.8


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Daniel Chatfield discovered that python-django, a high-level Python web development framework, incorrectly handled user-supplied redirect URLs. A remote attacker could use this flaw to perform a cross-site scripting attack.


Upgrade the python-django packages.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.5-1+deb7u11.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82048

File Name: debian_DSA-3204.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/03/25

Updated: 2021/01/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-django, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2317

BID: 73319

DSA: 3204