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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-0696

Original release date: 02/14/2011
Last revised: 03/10/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Django 1.1.x before 1.1.4 and 1.2.x before 1.2.5 does not properly validate HTTP requests that contain an X-Requested-With header, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks via forged AJAX requests that leverage a "combination of browser plugins and redirects," a related issue to CVE-2011-0447.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 46296
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43382
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43426
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2011/feb/08/security/
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:031
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0429
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0388
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2163
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1066-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43297
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0372
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-1235
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-1261
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43230
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=676357
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0441
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0439
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110209 Django multiple flaws (CVEs inside)
Type: Patch Information

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)