Debian: DSA-2948-1: python-bottle security update

    Date04 Jun 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that Bottle, a WSGI-framework for Python, performed a too permissive detection of JSON content, resulting a potential bypass of security mechanisms.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2948-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    June 04, 2014                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : python-bottle
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-3137
    
    It was discovered that Bottle, a WSGI-framework for Python, performed
    a too permissive detection of JSON content, resulting a potential
    bypass of security mechanisms.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.10.11-1+deb7u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.12.6-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.12.6-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your python-bottle packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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