RHEL 6 : jenkins (RHSA-2013:0700)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119436
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn updated jenkins package that fixes one security issue is now available for Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.1.3.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the References section.
Jenkins is a continuous integration server.
It was found that all SSL certificate checking was disabled by default in the Apache Maven Wagon plug-in of Jenkins. This would make it easy for an attacker to perform man-in-the-middle attacks. (CVE-2013-0253)
Users of Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.1.3 are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which corrects this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected jenkins package.