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FreeBSD: VID-AAAB03BE-932D-11E7-92D8-4B26FC968492 (CVE-2017-12794): Django -- possible XSS in traceback section of technical 500 debug page

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FreeBSD: VID-AAAB03BE-932D-11E7-92D8-4B26FC968492 (CVE-2017-12794): Django -- possible XSS in traceback section of technical 500 debug page

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
09/05/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/07/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

In Django 1.10.x before 1.10.8 and 1.11.x before 1.11.5, HTML autoescaping was disabled in a portion of the template for the technical 500 debug page. Given the right circumstances, this allowed a cross-site scripting attack. This vulnerability shouldn't affect most production sites since you shouldn't run with "DEBUG = True" (which makes this page accessible) in your production settings.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py27-django110
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py27-django111
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py34-django110
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py34-django111
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py35-django110
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py35-django111
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py36-django110
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py36-django111

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