CloudBees Jenkins up to 2.2/LTS 1.651.1 Updater access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in CloudBees Jenkins up to 2.2/LTS 1.651.1 (Continuous Integration Software). Affected is an unknown code of the component Updater. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-264. This is going to have an impact on integrity, and availability.

The weakness was published 05/17/2016 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2016-3725 since 03/30/2016. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. A authentication is needed for exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 91066 (FreeBSD : jenkins -- multiple vulnerabilities (e387834a-17ef-11e6-9947-7054d2909b71)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family FreeBSD Local Security Checks and running in the context l.

Upgrading to version 2.3 or LTS 1.651.2 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (91066). Similar entries are available at 87416, 87417, 87418 and 87419.







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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.9
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.7

VulDB Base Score: 7.4
VulDB Temp Score: 7.1
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 91066
Nessus Name: FreeBSD : jenkins -- multiple vulnerabilities (e387834a-17ef-11e6-9947-7054d2909b71)
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OpenVAS ID: 15401
OpenVAS Name: CloudBees Jenkins Multiple Vulnerabilities-01-May16 (Windows)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Jenkins 2.3/LTS 1.651.2


03/30/2016 🔍
05/12/2016 +43 days 🔍
05/12/2016 +0 days 🔍
05/17/2016 +5 days 🔍
05/17/2016 +0 days 🔍
05/18/2016 +1 days 🔍
08/19/2022 +2284 days 🔍



Advisory: RHSA-2016:1206
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2016-3725 (🔍)
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Created: 05/18/2016 09:55 AM
Updated: 08/19/2022 03:03 PM
Changes: 05/18/2016 09:55 AM (62), 11/30/2018 11:57 AM (11), 08/19/2022 03:03 PM (3)
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