Remote code execution in Jenkins SCM Filter Jervis plugin



Published: 2020-05-07
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-2189
CWE-ID CWE-502
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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SCM Filter Jervis
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor Jenkins

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Deserialization of Untrusted Data

EUVDB-ID: #VU27615

Risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 7.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-2189

CWE-ID: CWE-502 - Deserialization of Untrusted Data

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to the affected plugin does not configure its YAML parser to prevent the instantiation of arbitrary types. A remote authenticated attacker able to configure jobs with the filter, or control the contents of a previously configured job’s SCM repository can pass specially crafted data to the application and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

SCM Filter Jervis: 0.1 - 0.2.1


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2020/05/06/3
http://jenkins.io/security/advisory/2020-05-06/#SECURITY-1826

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.



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