Ubuntu 4043-1: Django vulnerabilities

    Date 01 Jul 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in Django.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4043-1
    July 01, 2019
    
    python-django vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 19.04
    - Ubuntu 18.10
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in Django.
    
    Software Description:
    - python-django: High-level Python web development framework
    
    Details:
    
    It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain inputs.
    An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
    This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.10 and Ubuntu 19.04.
    (CVE-2019-12308)
    
    Gavin Wahl discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain requests.
    An attacker could possibly use this issue to bypass credentials and
    access administrator interface. (CVE-2019-12781)
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 19.04:
      python-django                   1:1.11.20-1ubuntu0.1
      python3-django                  1:1.11.20-1ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 18.10:
      python-django                   1:1.11.15-1ubuntu1.3
      python3-django                  1:1.11.15-1ubuntu1.3
    
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      python-django                   1:1.11.11-1ubuntu1.4
      python3-django                  1:1.11.11-1ubuntu1.4
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      python-django                   1.8.7-1ubuntu5.9
      python3-django                  1.8.7-1ubuntu5.9
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/4043-1
      CVE-2019-12308, CVE-2019-12781
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1:1.11.20-1ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1:1.11.15-1ubuntu1.3
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1:1.11.11-1ubuntu1.4
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python-django/1.8.7-1ubuntu5.9
    

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