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Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 19:54:39 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Moritz Mühlenhoff <jmm@...til.org>,
        coley@...us.mitre.org, security@...ntu.com
Subject: Re: CVE Request: Django

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On 10/29/2012 05:18 PM, Moritz Mühlenhoff wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 12:10:00AM +0100, Seth Arnold wrote:
>> Hello Kurt, Steve, all,
>> 
>> Django recently released updates 1.3.4 and 1.4.2 to address a
>> Host: header poisoning problem and incorrect HttpOnly cookie
>> documentation (only wrong in 1.4.x).
>> 
>> I believe only the header poisoning problem requires a CVE (the
>> other problem is documentation; Django application authors may
>> make a mistake in their code if they go by the faulty
>> documentation), but I thought I should mention both in this CVE
>> request email as the Django announcement mentioned both:
>> 
>> https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/oct/17/security/
>> 
>> Commits: master:
>> https://github.com/django/django/commit/9305c0e12d43c4df999c3301a1f0c742264a657e
>>
>> 
1.4 branch:
https://github.com/django/django/commit/92d3430f12171f16f566c9050c40feefb830a4a3
>> 1.3 branch:
>> https://github.com/django/django/commit/b45c377f8f488955e0c7069cad3f3dd21910b071
>
>> 
> This should be CVE-2012-4520: 
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=691145
> 
> Cheers, Moritz
> 

Thanks, good catch! BTW this is why I really, REALLY, REALLY!!! want
the projects to request CVE's when they release security updates, it
really prevents duplication, plus it also gets the CVE # out quickly
and makes tracking everything way easier.

- -- 
Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993

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