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[RHSA-2013:0700-01] Moderate: jenkins security update

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Red Hat Security Advisory


Synopsis: Moderate: jenkins security update

Advisory ID: RHSA-2013:0700-01

Product: Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise

Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0700.html

Issue date: 2013-04-02

CVE Names: CVE-2013-0253



1. Summary:


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.


2. Relevant releases/architectures:


Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Node - noarch


3. Description:


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.


4. Solution:


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



5. Bugs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):


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


6. Package List:


Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise Node:








These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and

details on how to verify the signature are available from



7. References:






8. Contact:


The Red Hat security contact is . More contact

details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/


Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc.


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