Atlassian Bitbucket RCE (CVE-2022-36804)

high Nessus Plugin ID 171253


The version of Atlassian Bitbucket installed on the remote host is affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.


The version of Atlassian Bitbucket installed on the remote host is allows remote attackers with read permissions to a public or private Bitbucket repository to execute code by sending a malicious HTTP request.


Upgrade to versions 7.6.17, 7.17.10, 7.21.4, 8.0.3, 8.1.3, 8.2.2, 8.3.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 171253

File Name: bitbucket_cve-2022-36804.nbin

Version: 1.10

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2/9/2023

Updated: 7/17/2023

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-36804


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:atlassian:bitbucket

Required KB Items: www/bitbucket

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/30/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/30/2022

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 10/21/2022

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Bitbucket Git Command Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-36804