The passwords are in plain text in the source code of the application allowing an attacker to view it without any encryption.
Obtain sensitive information to compromise resources or services
Verify that sensitive information, API keys and passwords are not included in the source code, nor in online code repositories.
Authenticated attacker from the Internet with access to the source code
Expected Remediation Time
Default score using CVSS 3.1. It may change depending on the context of the src.
- Attack vector: N
- Attack complexity: L
- Privileges required: L
- User interaction: N
- Scope: U
- Confidentiality: L
- Integrity: N
- Availability: N
- Exploit code madurity: P
- Remediation level: U
- Report confidence: C
- Vector string: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:P/RL:U/RC:C
- Base: 4.3
- Temporal: 4.1
- Base: Medium
- Temporal: Medium
- 134.Store passwords with salt
- 135.Passwords with random salt
- 185.Encrypt sensitive information
- 229.Request access credentials
- 264.Request authentication
- 300.Mask sensitive data
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