Atlassian Jira < 8.5.10 / 8.6.x < 8.13.1 XSRF (JRASERVER-71806)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 162755


The remote Atlassian Jira host is missing a security update.


The version of Atlassian Jira installed on the remote host is prior to < 8.5.10 / 8.6.x < 8.13.1. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the JRASERVER-71806 advisory.

- CSRF token theft through referrer headers - CVE-2021-39126 (CVE-2021-39126)

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


Upgrade to Atlassian Jira version 8.5.10, 8.13.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 162755

File Name: jira_8_13_1_jraserver-71806.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 7/6/2022

Updated: 6/5/2024

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-39126


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/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: 11/16/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/16/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-39126