USN-5373-2: Django vulnerabilities
11 April 2022
Several security issues were fixed in Django.
- python-django - High-level Python web development framework
USN-5373-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in Django. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 14.04 ESM and Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain certain column
aliases in the QuerySet.annotate(), aggregate(), and extra() methods. A
remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform an SQL injection
It was discovered that the Django URLValidator function incorrectly handled
newlines and tabs. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to
perform a header injection attack. (CVE-2021-32052)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
- python-django - 1.6.11-0ubuntu1.3+esm5
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.