Improper Certificate Validation in py3-django (Alpine package)

Published: 2020-12-16
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-13254
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
py3-django (Alpine package)
Operating systems & Components / Operating system package or component

Vendor Alpine Linux Development Team

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Improper Certificate Validation

EUVDB-ID: #VU28954

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-13254

CWE-ID: CWE-295 - Improper Certificate Validation

Exploit availability: Yes


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information on the system

The vulnerability exists when a memcached backend does not perform key validation. A remote attacker can gain access to sensitive information on the target system.


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Vulnerable software versions

py3-django (Alpine package): 1.11.29-r0 - 3.1.4-r0

py3-django (Alpine package):

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?