CVE-2018-6596 Detail

Current Description

webhooks/base.py in Anymail (aka django-anymail) before 1.2.1 is prone to a timing attack vulnerability on the WEBHOOK_AUTHORIZATION secret, which allows remote attackers to post arbitrary e-mail tracking events.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.1 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.debian.org/889450 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/anymail/django-anymail/commit/c07998304b4a31df4c61deddcb03d3607a04691b Patch 
https://github.com/anymail/django-anymail/commit/db586ede1fbb41dce21310ea28ae15a1cf1286c5 Patch 
https://github.com/anymail/django-anymail/releases/tag/v1.2.1 Release Notes 
https://github.com/anymail/django-anymail/releases/tag/v1.3 Release Notes 
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4107 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6596
NVD Published Date:
02/03/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/02/2018
Source:
MITRE