Information Exposure

Affecting django package, versions [2.1.0, 2.1.2)

medium severity

Overview

django is a Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Information Exposure. If an admin user had the change permission to the user model, only part of the password hash would be displayed in the change form. Admin users with the view permission to the user model were displayed the entire hash.

Remediation

Upgrade django to version 2.1.2 or higher.

References

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Credit
Unknown
CVE
CVE-2018-16984
CWE
CWE-200
Snyk ID
SNYK-PYTHON-DJANGO-72562
Disclosed
26 Sep, 2018
Published
05 Nov, 2018