CVE-2015-1811

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-02-27
CWE:
CWE-611
Bugzilla:
1205632: CVE-2015-1811 jenkins: External entity processing in XML can reveal sensitive local files (SECURITY-167)
It was found that Jenkins' XML handling allowed XML External Entity (XXE) expansion. A remote attacker with the ability to pass XML data to Jenkins could use this flaw to read arbitrary XML files on the Jenkins server.

Find out more about CVE-2015-1811 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 3.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
RHOSE Client 2.0 (jenkins) RHSA-2015:1844 2015-09-30

External References

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