08 February 2018
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2018.0389 Django vulnerabilities 8 February 2018 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: python-django Publisher: Ubuntu Operating System: Ubuntu Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2018-6188 CVE-2017-12794 Reference: ESB-2018.0346 Original Bulletin: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3559-1 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3559-1 7th February, 2018 python-django vulnerabilities A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 17.10 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 requests. An attacker could possibly use this to access sensitive information. (CVE-2017-12794, CVE-2018-6188) Update instructions The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version: Ubuntu 17.10: python3-django 1:1.11.4-1ubuntu1.1 python-django 1:1.11.4-1ubuntu1.1 To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades. In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. References CVE-2017-12794, CVE-2018-6188 - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin. It may not be updated when updates to the original are made. If downloading at a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current. Contact information for the authors of the original document is included in the Security Bulletin above. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact them directly. Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from: https://www.auscert.org.au/bulletins/ =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: email@example.com Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iQIVAwUBWnvUa4x+lLeg9Ub1AQjLiBAAq2/Uevi5zkkdzR0Quhcto4ivmIL7f5gX l2/6iOjcow3D7vRmPK9rzUShjX+YMaNnqjnrWKbVoM5E6m5HWFTV3j9j5rW9d11t r8gRWXjsUOaBZNgr9bv+ACEpLpzmaUR8nd9OgcjAv+Z6wKNRhR1h5BaTHhDErnoN FnysBIDWaXy9f9Mb7FiA02jhMDNKElGWyA+GHLRMFUhhKHFGDTpg8XOvk44yxnp7 Z7l30KnoOoCK7RHfuS8A1HhB5QjL9WLYPHmil9MVp56ynSWDvnIDJD/cXOvE66Rm bbTQlI6rt3SKM4GgyeYTDt4dwincay3Ug6XiNIYXo19ksHeIXCSZeCGk/3HBZK9t 3GTbIf7l/6AMYWtkpkWFXQPZ8AmJwzGkxJciu9voo+DGfTKhRm72CR4f3jJ7bUAL OGababKmHKoI0W3zGPxHUClskygVzZkNs2PuOq0I45UVbqhhV1asIAns2HdkmdJu h+Hv10Z/fbLM1/5/dQF8EZMILusL7I4wbg9dU8TSVllhMqkZWB14eIijFdoEHLFb 6rJebKnNrhfxLOsp3tuNq5pnUtXs3rgRDOTYbVCHRBWTuC6nTBdiUmjT7C3+GP7Z vjVRGVMXkJjNUgSYWJUn0y/owcS+Ak5H6vPEZbrSE2+I+S4IfK0EnXw+cjHxr7k/ ZfArrPehi/o= =QIZx -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----