Debian LTS: DLA-1892-1: flask security update

    Date20 Aug 2019
    CategoryDebian LTS
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Flask, a micro web framework for Python contains a CWE-20: Improper Input Validation vulnerability that can result in Large amount of memory usage possibly leading to denial of service. This attack appear
    
    Package        : flask
    Version        : 0.10.1-2+deb8u1
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-1000656
    
    
    Flask, a micro web framework for Python contains a CWE-20: Improper
    Input Validation vulnerability that can result in Large amount of
    memory usage possibly leading to denial of service. This attack appear
    to be exploitable via Attacker provides JSON data in incorrect encoding.
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    0.10.1-2+deb8u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your flask packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
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