CVE-2015-2317 Detail

Current Description

The utils.http.is_safe_url function in Django before 1.4.20, 1.5.x, 1.6.x before 1.6.11, 1.7.x before 1.7.7, and 1.8.x before 1.8c1 does not properly validate URLs, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a control character in a URL, as demonstrated by a \x08javascript: URL.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-April/155421.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-June/160263.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-04/msg00001.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-09/msg00035.html
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2539-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3204 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/73319
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2015/mar/18/security-releases/ Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2317
NVD Published Date:
03/25/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE