Atlassian JIRA 6.1.x < 6.1.4 XSS

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9732

Synopsis

The remote web server hosts an application that is vulnerable to a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack vector.

Description

The version of JIRA installed on the remote host is earlier than 6.1.4 and is affected by an unspecified flaw in the web interface that may allow an attacker to commit actions on behalf of any other authorized user, potentially with elevated privileges. No further details have been provided by the vendor.

Solution

Update to JIRA 6.1.x version 6.1.4 or later.

See Also

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/JIRA+Security+Advisory+2014-02-26

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRA-35797

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 9732

Family: CGI

Published: 2016/11/04

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 9541

Nessus ID: 73274

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:atlassian:jira

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/26

Reference Information

BID: 65847