[CVE-2014-0072] Apache Cordova File-Transfer insecure defaults

2014-05-05T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:30650
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2014-05-05T00:00:00

Description

CVE-2014-0073: Apache Cordova In-App-Browser privilege escalation

Severity: Important

Vendor: The Apache Software Foundation

Versions Affected: Cordova In-App-Browser iOS plugin from Cordova versions 2.6.0 to 2.9.0 Cordova In-App-Browser iOS standalone plugin (org.apache.cordova.inappbrowser) versions 0.1.0 to 0.3.1

Description: An exploit was found in the InAppBrowser plugin that would allow a malicious site to execute arbitrary JavaScript in the host page. The problem has been fixed in the latest version of the plugin (v0.3.2). We recommend affected projects update their plugin.

Upgrade path: Developers using the In-App Browser plugin in their applications should upgrade to version 0.3.2

Credit: This issue was discovered by Neil Bergman of Cigital, Inc.