Jenkins Enterprise and Operations Center < / / 2.303.1.5 Bad Permissions (CloudBees Security Advisory 2021-08-25)

low Nessus Plugin ID 153981


A job scheduling and management system hosted on the remote web server is affected by a bad permissions vulnerability.


The version of Jenkins Enterprise or Jenkins Operations Center running on the remote web server is 2.x prior to 2.303.1.5, 2.249.x prior to, or 2.277.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability when using RBAC. When using LDAP to grant users new permissions, changes are not reflected until Jenkins is restarted.

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


Upgrade Jenkins Enterprise or Jenkins Operations Center to version,, 2.303.1.5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 153981

File Name: cloudbees_security_advisory_2021-08-25.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 10/11/2021

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

CVSS Score Rationale: Based on analysis of vendor advisory.


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

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

CVSS Score Source: manual


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cloudbees:jenkins

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Jenkins

Patch Publication Date: 8/25/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/25/2021