USN-3254-1: Django vulnerabilities
4 April 2017
Several security issues were fixed in Django.
- python-django - High-level Python web development framework
It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled numeric redirect URLs. A
remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform XSS attacks, and
to use a Django server as an open redirect. (CVE-2017-7233)
Phithon Gong discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain URLs when
the jango.views.static.serve() view is being used. A remote attacker could
possibly use a Django server as an open redirect. (CVE-2017-7234)
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.