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    ArchLinux: 201901-7: python2-django: content spoofing

    Date13 Jan 2019
    CategoryArchLinux
    648
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    The package python2-django before version 1.11.18-1 is vulnerable to content spoofing.
    Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201901-7
    =========================================
    
    Severity: Medium
    Date    : 2019-01-11
    CVE-ID  : CVE-2019-3498
    Package : python2-django
    Type    : content spoofing
    Remote  : Yes
    Link    : https://security.archlinux.org/AVG-838
    
    Summary
    =======
    
    The package python2-django before version 1.11.18-1 is vulnerable to
    content spoofing.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    Upgrade to 1.11.18-1.
    
    # pacman -Syu "python2-django>=1.11.18-1"
    
    The problem has been fixed upstream in version 1.11.18.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    None.
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    A content spoofing issue has been found in django before 2.1.5 and
    1.11.18, where an attacker could craft a malicious URL that could make
    spoofed content appear on the default page generated by the
    django.views.defaults.page_not_found() view.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    A remote attacker can spoof content on the not found page with a
    maliciously crafted URL.
    
    References
    ==========
    
    https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2019/jan/04/security-releases/
    https://github.com/django/django/commit/64d2396e83aedba3fcc84ca40f23fbd22f0b9b5b
    https://github.com/django/django/commit/1cd00fcf52d089ef0fe03beabd05d59df8ea052a
    https://security.archlinux.org/CVE-2019-3498
    

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