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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
8 February 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Ubuntu
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2018-6188 CVE-2017-12794
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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3559-1
7th February, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
Several security issues were fixed in Django.
python-django - High-level Python web development framework
It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain requests.
An attacker could possibly use this to access sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package
To update your system, please follow these instructions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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