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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      Last Modified:  08/04/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2659
Original release date:
08/04/2009
Last revised:
08/12/2009
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=539134 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=539134
http://code.djangoproject.com/changeset/11353 External Source CONFIRM http://code.djangoproject.com/changeset/11353
http://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2009/jul/28/security/ Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2009/jul/28/security/
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/07/29/2 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090729 CVE Request (django)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35859 External Source BID 35859
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00055.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8169
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00069.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8177

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