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USN-2301-1: Jinja2 vulnerabilities

24 July 2014

A security issue was fixed in Jinja2.

Releases

Packages

  • jinja2 - small but fast and easy to use stand-alone template engine

Details

It was discovered that Jinja2 incorrectly handled temporary cache files and
directories. A local attacker could use this issue to possibly gain
privileges.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 12.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.