Stored cross-site scripting in Jenkins Maven Metadata for CI server plugin



Published: 2022-08-02
Risk Low
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-36905
CWE-ID CWE-79
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Maven Metadata for CI server
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Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Stored cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU65917

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-36905

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 the affected plugin does not perform URL validation for the Repository Base URL of List maven artifact versions parameters. A remote user can inject 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

Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

Maven Metadata for CI server: 1.0.0 - 2.2


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.jenkins.io/security/advisory/2022-07-27/#SECURITY-2686
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2022/07/27/1

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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