Bug 1656948 (CVE-2018-1000864) - CVE-2018-1000864 jenkins: potential denial of service through cron expression form validation (SECURITY-1193)
Summary: CVE-2018-1000864 jenkins: potential denial of service through cron expression...
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2018-1000864
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1656949 1657097
Blocks: 1656867
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-12-06 17:37 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2019-09-29 15:04 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: jenkins 2.154, Jenkins LTS 2.138.4, Jenkins LTS 2.150.1
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Description Laura Pardo 2018-12-06 17:37:46 UTC
A flaw was found in Jenkins. The form validation for cron expressions (e.g. "Poll SCM", "Build periodically") could enter infinite loops when cron expressions only matching certain rare dates were entered, blocking request handling threads indefinitely.


References:
https://jenkins.io/security/advisory/2018-12-05/

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-12-06 17:38:43 UTC
Created jenkins tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1656949]


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