Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2233-2 python-django -- LTS regression update

Date Reported:
12 Jun 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-13254.
More information:

It was discovered that there was a regression in the latest update to Django, the Python web development framework. The upstream fix for CVE-2020-13254 to address data leakages via malformed memcached keys could, in some situations, cause a traceback.

Please see for more information.

For Debian 8 Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 1.7.11-1+deb8u10.

We recommend that you upgrade your python-django packages.

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