Cross-site request forgery in Jenkins Flaky Test Handler plugin

Published: 2020-08-13 | Updated: 2021-03-11
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-2237
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Flaky Test Handler
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor Jenkins

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains information about 1 vulnerabilities.

Updated 11.03.2021

Added fixed version.

1) Cross-site request forgery

EUVDB-ID: #VU45669

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-2237

CWE-ID: CWE-352 - Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site request forgery attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of the HTTP request origin in the "Deflake this build" feature. A remote attacker can trick the victim to visit a specially crafted web page and perform arbitrary actions on behalf of the victim on the vulnerable website.


Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Flaky Test Handler: 1.0.0 - 1.0.4

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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