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Alpine Linux: CVE-2012-3443: Vulnerability in py-django < 1.4.1 allow remote denial of service and XSS

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2012-3443: Vulnerability in py-django < 1.4.1 allow remote denial of service and XSS

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/31/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

The django.forms.ImageField class in the form system in Django before 1.3.2 and 1.4.x before 1.4.1 completely decompresses image data during image validation, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by uploading an image file.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-py-django

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