Spring Security Advisories

CVE-2018-1230: Spring Batch Admin vulnerable to Cross Site Request Forgery

MEDIUM | MARCH 16, 2018 | CVE-2018-1230


Spring Batch Admin does not contain Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection, which may allow an attacker to craft a malicious site that executes requests to Spring Batch Admin.

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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