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vulnerability announce 19252

Node.js airbrake: information disclosure via HTTP

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use a vulnerability in the usage of HTTP by Node.js airbrake, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted software: Nodejs Modules ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: data reading.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 29/03/2016.
Références of this announce: VIGILANCE-VUL-19252.

Description of the vulnerability

The airbrake module can be installed on Node.js.

However, an attacker can capture some variables sent in clear text.

An attacker can therefore use a vulnerability in the usage of HTTP by Node.js airbrake, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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