RHEL 6 : jenkins (RHSA-2013:0700)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119436

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.

Description

An 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.

Solution

Update the affected jenkins package.

See Also

https://maven.apache.org/security.html

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013:0700

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-0253

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119436

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2013-0700.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/06

Modified: 2018/12/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jenkins, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0253

BID: 58136

RHSA: 2013:0700