USN-3039-1: Django vulnerability
19 July 2016
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
A security issue was fixed in Django.
- python-django - High-level Python web development framework
It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled the admin’s add/change related popup. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform a cross-site scripting attack.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.