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CVE-2015-2241 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the contents function in admin/helpers.py in Django before 1.7.6 and 1.8 before 1.8b2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a model attribute in ModelAdmin.readonly_fields, as demonstrated by a @property.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:109
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/73095
https://code.djangoproject.com/ticket/24461 Exploit Vendor Advisory
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2015/mar/09/security-releases/ Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.7.5
 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.8:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2241
NVD Published Date:
03/12/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/02/2016