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CVE-2015-5964 Detail

Description

The (1) contrib.sessions.backends.base.SessionBase.flush and (2) cache_db.SessionStore.flush functions in Django 1.7.x before 1.7.10, 1.4.x before 1.4.22, and possibly other versions create empty sessions in certain circumstances, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (session store consumption) via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/24/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-November/172084.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1766.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1767.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1894.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3338
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinoct2015-2511968.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76440
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033318
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2720-1 Third Party Advisory
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2015/aug/18/security-releases/ Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.4.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.7.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.8:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:djangoproject:django:1.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5964
NVD Published Date:
08/24/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/23/2016