USN-5837-1: Django vulnerability
1 February 2023
Django could be made to consume memory if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- python-django - High-level Python web development framework
Nick Pope discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain
Accept-Language headers. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to
cause Django to consume memory, leading to a denial of service.
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.
- USN-5837-2: python-django, python3-django, python-django-common, python-django-doc