Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Informations
NameMDVSA-2015:195First vendor Publication2015-04-07
VendorMandrivaLast vendor Modification2015-04-07
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score4.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in python-django:

The utils.http.is_safe_url function in Django before 1.4.20, 1.5.x, 1.6.x before 1.6.11, 1.7.x before 1.7.7, and 1.8.x before 1.8c1 does not properly validate URLs, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a control character in a URL, as demonstrated by a \x08javascript: URL (CVE-2015-2317).

The updated packages provides a solution for this security issue.

Original Source

Url : http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:195

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-79Failure to Preserve Web Page Structure ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application101
Os4
Os1
Os1
Os1
Os1

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2015-09-23Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2015-598.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-07-17Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-272.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-06-19Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2015-9604.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-04-22Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2015-5766.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-04-07Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2015-195.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-04-02Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2015-281.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-03-30Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2015-109.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-03-27Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_62287f51d43d11e4879c00e0814cab4e.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-03-25Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-3204.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-03-24Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-2539-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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DateInformations
2015-04-08 13:29:19
  • Multiple Updates
2015-04-07 09:25:40
  • First insertion