CVE-2011-4140 Detail

Current Description

The CSRF protection mechanism in Django through 1.2.7 and 1.3.x through 1.3.1 does not properly handle web-server configurations supporting arbitrary HTTP Host headers, which allows remote attackers to trigger unauthenticated forged requests via vectors involving a DNS CNAME record and a web page containing JavaScript code.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/09/11/1 Patch 
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/09/13/2 Patch 
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2332
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737366 Patch 
https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/14700881
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2011/sep/09/ Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2011/sep/10/127/ Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-352 Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-4140
NVD Published Date:
10/19/2011
NVD Last Modified:
01/17/2018
Source:
MITRE