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CVE-2014-0482

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2014-08-21 django -- multiple vulnerabilities

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Details

Type Candidate
Name CVE-2014-0482
Phase Assigned(20131219)

Description

The contrib.auth.middleware.RemoteUserMiddleware middleware in Django before 1.4.14, 1.5.x before 1.5.9, 1.6.x before 1.6.6, and 1.7 before release candidate 3, when using the contrib.auth.backends.RemoteUserBackend backend, allows remote authenticated users to hijack web sessions via vectors related to the REMOTE_USER header.

References

Source Reference
CONFIRM https://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2014/aug/20/security/
DEBIAN DSA-3010
SECUNIA 59782