Upstream information

CVE-2015-5964 at MITRE


The (1) contrib.sessions.backends.base.SessionBase.flush and (2) cache_db.SessionStore.flush functions in Django 1.7.x before 1.7.10, 1.4.x before 1.4.22, and possibly other versions create empty sessions in certain circumstances, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (session store consumption) via unspecified vectors.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 941587 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Cloud 2.0 python-django Ignore
SUSE Cloud 4 python-django Ignore
SUSE Cloud 4 Dependencies python-django Ignore
SUSE Cloud 5 python-Django Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 1 python-Django Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 1.0 python-Django Affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 2 python-Django Released

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Aug 13 13:38:52 2015
CVE page last modified: Wed Nov 30 12:57:10 2022