[USN-6203-2] Django vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Tue Jul 25 13:30:42 UTC 2023
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-6203-2
July 25, 2023
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro)
Django could be made to consume resources if it received specially crafted
- python-django: High-level Python web development framework
USN-6203-1 fixed a vulnerability in Django. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 18.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
Seokchan Yoon discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain regular
expressions. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause
Django to consume resources, leading to a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Available with Ubuntu Pro):
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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