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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-4138

The verify_exists functionality in the URLField implementation in Django before 1.2.7 and 1.3.x before 1.3.1 originally tests a URL's validity through a HEAD request, but then uses a GET request for the new target URL in the case of a redirect, which might allow remote attackers to trigger arbitrary GET requests with an unintended source IP address via a crafted Location header.
Publish Date : 2011-10-19 Last Update Date : 2018-01-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2332-1 python-django -- several issues oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15216 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-4138

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Djangoproject Django * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Djangoproject Django 0.91 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Djangoproject Django 0.95 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Djangoproject Django 0.95.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Djangoproject Django 0.96 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Djangoproject Django 1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Djangoproject Django 1.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Djangoproject Django 1.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Djangoproject Django 1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Djangoproject Django 1.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Djangoproject Django 1.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Djangoproject Django 1.1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2.1 2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Djangoproject Django 1.2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3 Alpha1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3 Alpha2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Djangoproject Django 1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Djangoproject Django 22

- References For CVE-2011-4138
MLIST [oss-security] 20110911 CVE Request -- Django: v1.3.1, v1.2.7 multiple security flaws
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:0653 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20110913 Re: CVE Request -- Django: v1.3.1, v1.2.7 multiple security flaws

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-4138

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