Coinbase: Coinbase Android Application - Bitcoin Wallet Leaks OAuth Response Code

ID H1:5314
Type hackerone
Reporter prakharprasad
Modified 2014-11-26T21:54:19



There's a simple bug here, the Coinbase Android App. "BitCoin Wallet" leaks the OAuth Response Code which can be obtained using adb logcat -s Coinbase command line for testing, and any Android application on the same phone can read the response code for the user by reading the logs. As of now nothing can be harmed with OAuth Response code, but along with the hardcoded client secret we can obtain the access_token.

This bug is similar to this -

So using the stolen response code and client secret we can derive the access_token