Atlassian JIRA < 7.8.1 Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability (JRASERVER-67106)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 132672

Synopsis

The remote web server hosts a web application that is potentially affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description

According to its self-reported version number, the version of Atlassian JIRA hosted on the remote web server is prior to 7.8.1. It is, therefore, potentially affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the name of quick filters.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to Jira version 7.8.1 or later.

See Also

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-67106

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 132672

File Name: jira_7_8_1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2020/01/06

Updated: 2020/07/28

Dependencies: 45577, 131193, 131566

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-18100

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:atlassian:jira

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Atlassian JIRA

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/04/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18100

BID: 103729