Spring Security Advisories

CVE-2018-1229: Stored XSS in file upload of Spring Batch Admin

LOW | MARCH 16, 2018 | CVE-2018-1229


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the file upload feature of Spring Batch Admin allows a remote attacker to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted request related to the file upload functionality.

Affected Spring Products and Versions

  • Spring Batch Admin all versions


Users of affected versions should apply the following mitigation:

  • Spring Batch Admin has reached end of life as of January 1, 2018. Spring Cloud Data Flow is the recommended replacement for managing and monitoring Spring Batch jobs going forward.


This vulnerability was responsibly reported by Wen Bin Kong.


  • 2018-03-16: Initial vulnerability report published.

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