Atlassian JIRA < 8.5.13 / 8.6.x < 8.13.5 / 8.14.x < 8.15.1 Multiple Vulnerablities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 148391
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Synopsis

The remote web server hosts a web application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

According to its self-reported version number, the instance of Atlassian JIRA hosted on the remote web server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

- The /rest/api/1.0/render resource in Jira Server and Data Center before version 8.5.13, from version 8.6.0 before version 8.13.5, and from version 8.14.0 before version 8.15.1 allows remote anonymous attackers to determine if a username is valid or not via a missing permissions check. (CVE-2020-36238)

- The membersOf JQL search function in Jira Server and Data Center before version 8.5.13, from version 8.6.0 before version 8.13.5, and from version 8.14.0 before version 8.15.1 allows remote anonymous attackers to determine if a group exists & members of groups if they are assigned to publicly visible issue field. (CVE-2020-36286)
- The SetFeatureEnabled.jspa resource in Jira Server and Data Center before version 8.5.13, from version 8.6.0 before version 8.13.5, and from version 8.14.0 before version 8.15.1 allows remote anonymous attackers to enable and disable Jira Software configuration via a cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability. (CVE-2021-26071)

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

Solution

Upgrade to Atlassian JIRA version 8.5.13 / 8.13.5 / 8.15.1 or later.

See Also

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-72272

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-72249

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-72233

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 148391

File Name: jira_8_15_1.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 4/8/2021

Updated: 8/27/2021

Dependencies: jira_detect.nasl, atlassian_jira_win_installed.nbin, atlassian_jira_nix_installed.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-36238

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

Temporal Vector: 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: 3/23/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/23/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-36238, CVE-2020-36286, CVE-2021-26071

IAVA: 2021-A-0156-S