CVE-2012-4520

NameCVE-2012-4520
DescriptionThe 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2634-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs691145
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
python-django (PTS)squeeze, squeeze (security)1.2.3-3+squeeze10fixed
squeeze (lts)1.2.3-3+squeeze12fixed
wheezy1.4.5-1+deb7u8fixed
wheezy (security)1.4.5-1+deb7u11fixed
stretch, jessie, sid1.7.7-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
python-djangosource(unstable)1.4.2-1medium691145
python-djangosourcesqueeze1.2.3-3+squeeze5mediumDSA-2634-1

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