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CVE-2015-8213 Detail

Description

The get_format function in utils/formats.py in Django before 1.7.x before 1.7.11, 1.8.x before 1.8.7, and 1.9.x before 1.9rc2 might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive application secrets via a settings key in place of a date/time format setting, as demonstrated by SECRET_KEY.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/07/2015

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8213
Original release date:
12/07/2015
Last revised:
12/07/2016
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://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-December/173375.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2015-a8c8f60fbd
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-December/174770.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2015-323274d412
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00014.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2199
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00017.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2202
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0129.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0129
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0156.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0156
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0157.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0157
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0158.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0158
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3404 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3404
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/77750 External Source BID 77750
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034237 External Source SECTRACK 1034237
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2816-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2816-1
https://github.com/django/django/commit/316bc3fc9437c5960c24baceb93c73f1939711e4 External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/django/django/commit/316bc3fc9437c5960c24baceb93c73f1939711e4
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2015/nov/24/security-releases-issued/ Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2015/nov/24/security-releases-issued/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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