Exposure of Sensitive Information Due to Incompatible Policies in sergix44/xbackbone


Reported on

Jul 30th 2021

✍️ Description

According to [1] we have : The secure attribute is an option that can be set by the application server when sending a new cookie to the user within an HTTP Response. The purpose of the secure attribute is to prevent cookies from being observed by unauthorized parties due to the transmission of the cookie in clear text and Cookies in your application don't set secure attribute then attacker with man in the middle attack can easily steal you users credentials in untrusted network.

💥 Impact

This vulnerability is capable of take control of user's account.

[1] https://owasp.org/www-community/controls/SecureCookieAttribute [2] https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/HTTP/Cookies#restrict_access_to_cookies


We have contacted a member of the sergix44/xbackbone team and are waiting to hear back a year ago
a year ago


Hello Sergio Brighenti, how are you? I just want to sure you see this report too

Sergio Brighenti marked this as fixed with commit ab1409 a year ago
Sergio Brighenti has been awarded the fix bounty
This vulnerability will not receive a CVE
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