Information Exposure Affecting Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,1.2.5)

  • Attack Complexity


  • User Interaction


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  • snyk-id


  • published

    29 Aug 2019

  • disclosed

    28 Aug 2019

  • credit

    James Holderness, IB Boost

Introduced: 28 Aug 2019

CWE-200 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade to version 1.2.5 or higher.

Overview is a plugin for executing security scans in IBM Application Security on Cloud.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Information Exposure. While the password is stored encrypted on disk, it is transmitted in plain text as part of the configuration form. This can result in exposure of the password through browser extensions, cross-site scripting vulnerabilities, and similar situations.