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vulnerability announce CVE-2017-12794

Django: Cross Site Scripting via Traceback

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via Traceback of Django, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: Fedora.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 15/09/2017.
Identifiers: CVE-2017-12794, FEDORA-2017-8614a6e905, VIGILANCE-VUL-23842.

Description of the vulnerability

The Django product offers a web service.

However, it does not filter received data via Traceback before inserting them in generated HTML documents.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting via Traceback of Django, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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