Cross-site scripting in Jenkins Kiuwan plugin



Published: 2021-06-11
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2021-21666
CWE ID CWE-79
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Kiuwan
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor Jenkins

Security Advisory

This security advisory describes one low risk vulnerability.

1) Cross-site scripting

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 5.3 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-21666

CWE-ID: CWE-79 - Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in an error message. A remote attacker can trick the victim to follow a specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Kiuwan: 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3.2, 1.3.3, 1.3.4, 1.3.5, 1.3.6, 1.4.0, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, 1.4.3, 1.4.4, 1.4.5, 1.4.6, 1.5.0, 1.5.1, 1.5.2, 1.6.0

CPE External links

https://www.jenkins.io/security/advisory/2021-06-10/#SECURITY-2367
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2021/06/10/14

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker 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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