RQM Plugin up to 2.8 on Jenkins Configuration File credentials storage

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A vulnerability was found in RQM Plugin up to 2.8 on Jenkins (Jenkins Plugin) and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code block of the component Configuration File Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a credentials storage vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-256. Storing a password in plaintext may result in a system compromise. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

Jenkins RQM Plugin 2.8 and earlier stores a password unencrypted in its global configuration file on the Jenkins controller where it can be viewed by users with access to the Jenkins controller file system.

The weakness was shared 07/01/2022. The advisory is available at jenkins.io. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-34809 since 06/29/2022. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1552 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The entries VDB-252333, VDB-253127, VDB-255109 and VDB-259749 are related to this item.





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Class: Credentials storage
CWE: CWE-256 / CWE-255

Local: No
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06/29/2022 🔍
07/01/2022 +2 days 🔍
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07/17/2022 +16 days 🔍


Advisory: jenkins.io
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-34809 (🔍)
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Created: 07/01/2022 01:25 PM
Updated: 07/17/2022 01:20 PM
Changes: 07/01/2022 01:25 PM (39), 07/17/2022 01:20 PM (18)
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