HipChat for JIRA Plugin up to 6.29.x on Jira code injection

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in HipChat for JIRA Plugin up to 6.29.x on Jira (Atlassian Jira App Software). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a code injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-94. The product constructs all or part of a code segment using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the syntax or behavior of the intended code segment. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 09/21/2015 (Website). The advisory is shared at confluence.atlassian.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2015-5603 since 07/20/2015. The attack can be launched remotely. A single authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059 for this issue.

A public exploit has been developed by Metasploit and been published 3 months after the advisory. It is possible to download the exploit at exploit-db.com. It is declared as highly functional.

Upgrading to version 6.30.0 eliminates this vulnerability. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 22209.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Exploit-DB (38905).





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
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Class: Code injection
CWE: CWE-94 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Highly functional
Author: Metasploit
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MetaSploit ID: jira_hipchat_template.rb
MetaSploit Name: Atlassian HipChat for Jira Plugin Velocity Template Injection
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: HipChat for JIRA Plugin 6.30.0
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07/20/2015 🔍
08/26/2015 +37 days 🔍
09/21/2015 +26 days 🔍
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Advisory: 133401
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2015-5603 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 53035 - Atlassian JIRA <6.30 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability - CVE-2015-5603, Medium
SecurityFocus: 76698

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013


Created: 09/22/2015 07:23 PM
Updated: 06/18/2022 02:39 PM
Changes: 09/22/2015 07:23 PM (50), 06/22/2019 07:51 AM (22), 06/18/2022 02:39 PM (2)
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