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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-3730

Original release date: 05/16/2014
Last revised: 11/13/2014


The django.util.http.is_safe_url function in Django 1.4 before 1.4.13, 1.5 before 1.5.8, 1.6 before 1.6.5, and 1.7 before 1.7b4 does not properly validate URLs, which allows remote attackers to conduct open redirect attacks via a malformed URL, as demonstrated by "http:\\\djangoproject.com."


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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 modification

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2934
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-2212-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:1132
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140514 Re: CVE Reuest: Django: Malformed URLs from user input incorrectly validated
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2014/may/14/security-releases-issued/
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140514 CVE Reuest: Django: Malformed URLs from user input incorrectly validated

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta3
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta2
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.7:beta1
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.1
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.10
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.11
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.12
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.2
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.4
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.5
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.6
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.7
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.8
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.4.9
+ Configuration 3
+ OR
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6:-
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6:beta1
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6:beta2
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6:beta3
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6:beta4
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6.1
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6.2
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6.3
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.6.4
+ Configuration 4
+ OR
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:10.04:-:lts
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:-:lts
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.10
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:13.10
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04::lts
+ Configuration 5
+ OR
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.7
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.6
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.5
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5:alpha
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5:beta
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.2
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.3
* cpe:/a:djangoproject:django:1.5.4

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