USN-3559-1: Django vulnerabilities
7 February 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 17.10
Several security issues were fixed in Django.
- python-django - High-level Python web development framework
It was discovered that Django incorrectly handled certain requests. An attacker could possibly use this to access sensitive information. (CVE-2017-12794, CVE-2018-6188)
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.