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A python-django security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 10 LTS to address a potential denial of service vulnerability.

[SECURITY] [DLA 3558-1] python-django security update

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Debian LTS Advisory DLA-3558-1 Chris Lamb
September 07, 2023
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Package : python-django
Version : 1:1.11.29-1+deb10u10
CVE ID : CVE-2023-41164
Debian Bug : 1051226

It was discovered that there was a potential denial of service
vulnerability in Django, a popular Python-based web development

Upstream reported that there was a potential vulnerability in
django.utils.encoding.uri_to_iri(). This method was subject to
potential DoS attack via certain inputs with a very large number of
Unicode characters.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your python-django packages.

For the detailed security status of python-django please refer to
its security tracker page at:

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