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Alpine Linux: CVE-2019-19844: py-django Potential account hijack via password reset form

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2019-19844: py-django Potential account hijack via password reset form

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
12/18/2019
Created
12/28/2019
Added
12/27/2019
Modified
07/20/2020

Description

Django before 1.11.27, 2.x before 2.2.9, and 3.x before 3.0.1 allows account takeover. A suitably crafted email address (that is equal to an existing user's email address after case transformation of Unicode characters) would allow an attacker to be sent a password reset token for the matched user account. (One mitigation in the new releases is to send password reset tokens only to the registered user email address.)

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-py-django
  • alpine-linux-upgrade-py3-django

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