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

Valid

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

Occurences

We have contacted a member of the sergix44/xbackbone team and are waiting to hear back 4 months ago
amammad
4 months ago

Researcher


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

Sergio Brighenti confirmed that a fix has been merged on ab1409 4 months ago
Sergio Brighenti has been awarded the fix bounty