Debian: DSA-3743-1: python-bottle security update

    Date20 Dec 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that bottle, a WSGI-framework for the Python programming language, did not properly filter "\r\n" sequences when handling redirections. This allowed an attacker to perform CRLF attacks such as HTTP header injection.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3743-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
    December 20, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : python-bottle
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-9964
    Debian Bug     : 848392
    
    It was discovered that bottle, a WSGI-framework for the Python
    programming language, did not properly filter "\r\n" sequences when
    handling redirections. This allowed an attacker to perform CRLF
    attacks such as HTTP header injection.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.12.7-1+deb8u1.
    
    For the testing (stretch) and unstable (sid) distributions, this
    problem has been fixed in version 0.12.11-1.
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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