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CVE-2009-2659 Detail

Description

The Admin media handler in core/servers/basehttp.py in Django 1.0 and 0.96 does not properly map URL requests to expected "static media files," which allows remote attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks and read arbitrary files via a crafted URL.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/04/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=539134
http://code.djangoproject.com/changeset/11353
http://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2009/jul/28/security/ Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/07/29/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35859
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00055.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00069.html

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2659
NVD Published Date:
08/04/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/12/2009