JFrog < 7.10.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 144307
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Determines if the remote JFrog Artifactory installation is affected by multiple vulnerabilities


According to its self-reported version number, the version of JFrog Artifactory installed on the remote host is prior to 7.10.1. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- Xstream API versions up to 1.4.6 and version 1.4.10, if the security framework has not been initialized, may allow a remote attacker to run arbitrary shell commands by manipulating the processed input stream when unmarshaling XML or any supported format. e.g. JSON. (CVE-2013-7285)

- Multiple XML external entity (XXE) vulnerabilities in the Dom4JDriver, DomDriver, JDomDriver, JDom2Driver, SjsxpDriver, StandardStaxDriver, and WstxDriver drivers in XStream before 1.4.9 allow remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a crafted XML document. (CVE-2016-3674)

- XStream through 1.4.9, when a certain denyTypes workaround is not used, mishandles attempts to create an instance of the primitive type 'void' during unmarshalling, leading to a remote application crash, as demonstrated by an xstream.fromXML call. (CVE-2017-7957)

- The file name encoding algorithm used internally in Apache Commons Compress 1.15 to 1.18 can get into an infinite loop when faced with specially crafted inputs. This can lead to a denial of service attack if an attacker can choose the file names inside of an archive created by Compress. (CVE-2019-12402)

- The OpenID client application in Atlassian Crowd before version 3.6.2, and from version 3.7.0 before 3.7.1 allows remote attackers to perform a Denial of Service attack via an XML Entity Expansion vulnerability. (CVE-2019-20104)

- Go before 1.13.13 and 1.14.x before 1.14.5 has a data race in some net/http servers, as demonstrated by the httputil.ReverseProxy Handler, because it reads a request body and writes a response at the same time. (CVE-2020-15586)

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


Upgrade to JFrog Artifactory 7.10.1, or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 144307

File Name: jfrog_artifactory_7_10_1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 12/16/2020

Updated: 3/12/2021

Dependencies: jfrog_artifactory_win_installed.nbin, jfrog_artifactory_nix_installed.nbin, os_fingerprint.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-7285


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:jfrog:artifactory

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Artifactory

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/11/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/15/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-7285, CVE-2016-3674, CVE-2017-7957, CVE-2019-12402, CVE-2019-20104, CVE-2020-15586