Django 3.2.5 release notes¶
July 1, 2021
Django 3.2.5 fixes a security issue with severity “high” and several bugs in 3.2.4. Also, the latest string translations from Transifex are incorporated.
CVE-2021-35042: Potential SQL injection via unsanitized
Unsanitized user input passed to
QuerySet.order_by() could bypass intended
column reference validation in path marked for deprecation resulting in a
potential SQL injection even if a deprecation warning is emitted.
As a mitigation the strict column reference validation was restored for the duration of the deprecation period. This regression appeared in 3.1 as a side effect of fixing #31426.
The issue is not present in the main branch as the deprecated path has been removed.
- Fixed a regression in Django 3.2 that caused a crash of
- Fixed a bug in Django 3.2 that caused a migration crash on MySQL 8.0.13+ when
TextFieldto non-nullable (#32503).
- Fixed a regression in Django 3.2 that caused a migration crash on MySQL
8.0.13+ when adding nullable
TextFieldwith a default value (#32832).
- Fixed a bug in Django 3.2 where a system check would crash on a model with an