CVE-2018-6188

NameCVE-2018-6188
Descriptiondjango.contrib.auth.forms.AuthenticationForm in Django 2.0 before 2.0.2, and 1.11.8 and 1.11.9, allows remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information by leveraging data exposure from the confirm_login_allowed() method, as demonstrated by discovering whether a user account is inactive.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
python-django (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.7.11-1+deb8u3fixed
stretch1:1.10.7-2+deb9u3fixed
stretch (security)1:1.10.7-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid1:1.11.17-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
python-djangosource(unstable)1:1.11.10-1medium
python-djangosourcejessie(not affected)
python-djangosourcestretch(not affected)
python-djangosourcewheezy(not affected)

Notes

[stretch] - python-django <not-affected> (Issue introduced in 1.11.8 and 2.0)
[jessie] - python-django <not-affected> (Issue introduced in 1.11.8 and 2.0)
[wheezy] - python-django <not-affected> (Issue introduced in 1.11.8 and 2.0)
https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2018/feb/01/security-releases/

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