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CVE-2024-33669 Hardcoded credentials

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CVE Information

Original CVE data

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An issue was discovered in Passbolt Browser Extension before 4.6.2. It can send multiple requests to HaveIBeenPwned while a password is being typed, which results in an information leak. This allows an attacker capable of observing Passbolt's HTTPS queries to the Pwned Password API to more easily brute force passwords that are manually typed by the user.

CWE:
CVSS v2-
CVSS v3-
References
https://www.passbolt.com
https://haveibeenpwned.com
https://blog.quarkslab.com/passbolt-a-bold-use-of-haveibeenpwned.html
https://www.passbolt.com/security/more
https://help.passbolt.com/incidents/pwned-password-service-information-leak
Affected Vendors

Basic Analysis

Common vulnerability metrics

Vulnerabilty type as detected by PRIOnengine

Hardcoded credentials

CVSS Scores as calculated by PRIOnengine
CVSS v25
AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS v37.5
AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
MITRE CWE Top 25

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Exploits

No exploit code is reported to exist.

Active Exploitation

Vulnerability is not in CISA's Known Exploited Vulnerabilities (KEV) catalog. See the KEV Catalog

Social Network Activity

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Threat Actor Activity

No sightings of the vulnerability within threat reports.

Cybersecurity Frameworks

How the vulnerability maps against various cybersecurity frameworks

T1499.004 - Endpoint Denial of Service (Application or System Exploitation)
T1110 - Brute Force
T1087 - Account Discovery
T1021 - Remote Services

Compliance Impact

How the submited vulnerability affects compliance

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Web Application Security Frameworks

Applicable if the issue likely affects a web application

WASC-11 - Brute Force