Debian Security Advisory
DLA-761-1 python-bottle -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 24 Dec 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 848392.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9964.
- More information:
It was discovered that bottle, a WSGI-framework for the Python programming language, did not properly filter "\r\n" sequences when handling redirections. This allowed an attacker to perform CRLF attacks such as HTTP header injection.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 0.10.11-1+deb7u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your python-bottle 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