Ubuntu 3851-1: Django vulnerability

    Date09 Jan 2019
    CategoryUbuntu
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Django could be made to expose spoofed information over the network.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3851-1
    January 09, 2019
    
    python-django vulnerability
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 18.10
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Django could be made to expose spoofed information over the network.
    
    Software Description:
    - python-django: High-level Python web development framework
    
    Details:
    
    It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled the default 404 page. A
    remote attacker could use this issue to spoof content using a malicious
    URL.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 18.10:
      python-django                   1:1.11.15-1ubuntu1.1
      python3-django                  1:1.11.15-1ubuntu1.1
    
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      python-django                   1:1.11.11-1ubuntu1.2
      python3-django                  1:1.11.11-1ubuntu1.2
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      python-django                   1.8.7-1ubuntu5.7
      python3-django                  1.8.7-1ubuntu5.7
    
    Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
      python-django                   1.6.11-0ubuntu1.3
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3851-1
      CVE-2019-3498
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1:1.11.15-1ubuntu1.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1:1.11.11-1ubuntu1.2
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1.8.7-1ubuntu5.7
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1.6.11-0ubuntu1.3
    
    
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