Debian Security Advisory

DLA-706-1 python-django -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
14 Nov 2016
Affected Packages:
python-django
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 842856.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9014.
More information:

A DNS rebinding vulnerability was found in python-django when DEBUG=True. An attacker could attack services listening on localhost.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.4.22-1+deb7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your python-django packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS