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Jenkins Advisory 2017-10-11: Arbitrary shell command execution on master by users with Agent-related permissions

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Jenkins Advisory 2017-10-11: Arbitrary shell command execution on master by users with Agent-related permissions

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/13/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/13/2017
Modified
11/15/2017

Description

Users with permission to create or configure agents in Jenkins could configure a called . This allowed them to run arbitrary shell commands on the master node whenever the agent was supposed to be launched.Configuration of this launch method now requires the permission typically only granted to administrators.

Solution(s)

  • jenkins-lts-upgrade-2_73_2

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