Bug 1418714 (CVE-2017-2604) - CVE-2017-2604 jenkins: Low privilege users were able to act on administrative monitors (SECURITY-371)
Summary: CVE-2017-2604 jenkins: Low privilege users were able to act on administrative...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2017-2604
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1418736
Blocks: 1395176 1418735
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Reported: 2017-02-02 14:57 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2021-05-07 07:48 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: jenkins 2.44, jenkins 2.32.2
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-02-02 14:57:52 UTC
The following flaw was found in Jenkins:

Administrative monitors are warnings about the system state shown to Jenkins admins. They sometimes provide actions to e.g. automatically address the reported problem, or disable the warning. These actions were not consistently protected by permission checks, thereby allowing low privilege users to act on them.

All administrative monitors now require the user accessing them to be an administrator.

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Upstream patch:


Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-02-02 15:26:11 UTC
Created jenkins tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1418736]

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