SUSE-SU-2019:2042-1: moderate: Security update for python-Django

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-Django

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:2042-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1124991 
Cross-References:   CVE-2019-6975
Affected Products:
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for python-Django fixes the following issues:

   - Fixed CVE-2019-6975 (bsc#1124991)
     * Added CVE-2019-6975.patch to fix uncontrolled memory consumption
     * If ``django.utils.numberformat.format()`` -- used by ``contrib.admin``
       as well as the the ``floatformat``, ``filesizeformat``, and
       ``intcomma`` templates filters -- received a ``Decimal`` with a large
       number of digits or a large exponent, it could lead to significant
       memory usage due to a call to ``'{:f}'.format()``. To avoid this,
       decimals with more than 200 digits are now formatted using scientific

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-2042=1

Package List:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (noarch):



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