Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : python-django vulnerability (USN-3039-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92456
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionIt was discovered that Django incorrectly handled the admin's add/change related popup. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform a cross-site scripting attack.
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SolutionUpdate the affected python-django and / or python3-django packages.