Security Advisory Moderate: jenkins security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:0700-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Moderate
Issued on: 2013-04-02
Last updated on: 2013-04-02
Affected Products: Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1
CVEs ( CVE-2013-0253


An updated jenkins package that fixes one security issue is now available
for Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.1.3.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.

Jenkins is a continuous integration server.

It was found that all SSL certificate checking was disabled by default in
the Apache Maven Wagon plug-in of Jenkins. This would make it easy for an
attacker to perform man-in-the-middle attacks. (CVE-2013-0253)

Users of Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.1.3 are advised to upgrade to this
updated package, which corrects this issue.


Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at

Updated packages

Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1

jenkins-1.506-1.el6op.src.rpm     MD5: b7b6c1d2f257d9b3bcfc2c9358f90ec4
SHA-256: 81efc2b6555afe6209ccc6601330d2fa65b7640ce5e3f5ab948991c36280ba27
jenkins-1.506-1.el6op.noarch.rpm     MD5: b010f4f37345b5e40d609ed391a2a16a
SHA-256: f6217120e76924f86c59a036fd3b5c3cd51f6d9544f8d098c07165d56510dab1
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

917084 - CVE-2013-0253 maven-wagon: all SSL certificate checking is disabled by default


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