Django AdminURLFieldWidget XSS Vulnerability (Linux)

Published: 2019-06-26 05:46:56
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Detection Type:
Executable Unreliable

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Django is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The clickable 'Current URL' link generated by 'AdminURLFieldWidget' displays the provided value without validating it as a safe URL. Thus, an unvalidated value stored in the database, or a value provided as a URL query parameter payload, could result in an clickable JavaScript link.

Affected Versions:
Django versions 1.11 before 1.11.21, 2.1 before 2.1.9 and 2.2 before 2.2.2.

Update to version 1.11.21, 2.1.9, 2.2.2 or later.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

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