USN-2671-1: Django vulnerabilities
9 July 2015
Several security issues were fixed in Django.
- python-django - High-level Python web development framework
Eric Peterson and Lin Hua Cheng discovered that Django incorrectly handled
session records. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause a denial
of service. (CVE-2015-5143)
Sjoerd Job Postmus discovered that DJango incorrectly handled newline
characters when performing validation. A remote attacker could use this
issue to perform header injection attacks. (CVE-2015-5144)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.