MGASA-2021-0135 - Updated python-django package fixes a security vulnerability

Publication date: 14 Mar 2021
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0135.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 8
CVE: CVE-2021-23336

Django contains a copy of urllib.parse.parse_qsl() which was added to backport
some security fixes to prevent web cache poisoning. A further security fix has
been issued recently such that parse_qsl() no longer allows using ; as a query
parameter separator by default (CVE-2021-23336).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=28395
- https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2021/feb/19/security-releases/
- https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4742-1
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-23336

SRPMS:
- 8/core/python-django-3.1.7-1.mga8