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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4520

The django.http.HttpRequest.get_host function in Django 1.3.x before 1.3.4 and 1.4.x before 1.4.2 allows remote attackers to generate and display arbitrary URLs via crafted username and password Host header values.
Publish Date : 2012-11-18 Last Update Date : 2013-05-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.4
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2634-1 python-django - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19205 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4520

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3 Alpha1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Djangoproject Django 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Djangoproject Django 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Djangoproject Django 8

- References For CVE-2012-4520

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=691145
http://securitytracker.com/id?1027708
SECTRACK 1027708
http://secunia.com/advisories/51314
SECUNIA 51314
http://secunia.com/advisories/51033
SECUNIA 51033
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-October/090970.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2012-16440
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-October/090904.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2012-16417
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-October/090666.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2012-16406
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1632-1
UBUNTU USN-1632-1
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1757-1
UBUNTU USN-1757-1
https://github.com/django/django/commit/b45c377f8f488955e0c7069cad3f3dd21910b071 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2634
DEBIAN DSA-2634
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/30/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20121029 Re: CVE Request: Django
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=865164
http://www.osvdb.org/86493
OSVDB 86493
https://github.com/django/django/commit/9305c0e12d43c4df999c3301a1f0c742264a657e CONFIRM
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2012/oct/17/security/ CONFIRM
https://github.com/django/django/commit/92d3430f12171f16f566c9050c40feefb830a4a3 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4520

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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