Sensitive data stored in client-side storage
The application stores sensitive information in the client-side storage (localStorage or sessionStorage). This exposes the information to unauthorized read operations.
Obtain sensitive information through XSS or MitB attacks.
Attacker with physical or virtual access to the victims browser.
Expected Remediation Time
⌚ 120 minutes.
Default score using CVSS 3.1. It may change depending on the context of the vulnerability.
- Attack vector: N
- Attack complexity: H
- Privileges required: N
- User interaction: R
- Scope: U
- Confidentiality: L
- Integrity: N
- Availability: N
- Exploit code madurity: X
- Remediation level: X
- Report confidence: X
- Vector string: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:X/RL:X/RC:X
- Base: 3.1
- Temporal: 3.1
- Base: Low
- Temporal: Low
Local storage should only be used for non sensitive data storage
Non compliant code
Password and session ids are stored in the client side using tools like local storage
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