CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 6, 2023
Updated: Sep 11, 2023
CWE ID 281


CVE-2023-41939 is a vulnerability affecting Jenkins SSH2 Easy Plugin version 1.4 and earlier. This vulnerability allows users who were previously granted permissions, such as Overall/Manage, to potentially access functionalities they are no longer entitled to, as the plugin does not verify if the permissions are enabled. The risk score for this vulnerability is 65, indicating a high severity level. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts. The vulnerability has a base score of 8.8 in the CVSS v3.1 scoring system and is classified as CWE-281 (Improper Preservation of Permissions). Organizations using this plugin should update to a patched version to remediate the vulnerability and mitigate potential dangers posed by unauthorized access to sensitive functionality within their Jenkins environment.

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