Insufficiently Protected Credentials Affecting mechanize package, versions <2.8.5


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-RUBY-MECHANIZE-2866291

  • published

    10 Jun 2022

  • disclosed

    9 Jun 2022

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade mechanize to version 2.8.5 or higher.

Overview

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Insufficiently Protected Credentials which leaks the Authorization header after a redirect to a different port on the same site.