Allocation of Resources Without Limits or Throttling

Affecting python-django package, versions <1.8.7-1ubuntu5.8

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NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream python-django package. See Remediation section below for Ubuntu:16.04 relevant versions.

Django 1.11.x before 1.11.19, 2.0.x before 2.0.11, and 2.1.x before 2.1.6 allows Uncontrolled Memory Consumption via a malicious attacker-supplied value to the django.utils.numberformat.format() function.

Remediation

Upgrade Ubuntu:16.04 python-django to version 1.8.7-1ubuntu5.8 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

7.5
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2019-6975
CWE
CWE-770
Snyk ID
SNYK-UBUNTU1604-PYTHONDJANGO-336979
Disclosed
11 Feb, 2019
Published
11 Feb, 2019