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Secunia Security Advisory 49905

Secunia Security Advisory 49905
Posted Jul 17, 2012
Authored by Secunia | Site secunia.com

Secunia Security Advisory - A security issue has been reported in Yahoo! Browser for Android, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive information.

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Secunia Security Advisory 49905

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TITLE:
Yahoo! Browser for Android WebView Class Information Disclosure
Security Issue

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA49905

VERIFY ADVISORY:
Secunia.com
http://secunia.com/advisories/49905/
Customer Area (Credentials Required)
https://ca.secunia.com/?page=viewadvisory&vuln_id=49905

RELEASE DATE:
2012-07-17

DISCUSS ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/49905/#comments

AVAILABLE ON SITE AND IN CUSTOMER AREA:
* Last Update
* Popularity
* Comments
* Criticality Level
* Impact
* Where
* Solution Status
* Operating System / Software
* CVE Reference(s)

http://secunia.com/advisories/49905/

ONLY AVAILABLE IN CUSTOMER AREA:
* Authentication Level
* Report Reliability
* Secunia PoC
* Secunia Analysis
* Systems Affected
* Approve Distribution
* Remediation Status
* Secunia CVSS Score
* CVSS

https://ca.secunia.com/?page=viewadvisory&vuln_id=49905

ONLY AVAILABLE WITH SECUNIA CSI AND SECUNIA PSI:
* AUTOMATED SCANNING

http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/corporate/wsus_sccm_3rd_third_party_patching/

DESCRIPTION:
A security issue has been reported in Yahoo! Browser for Android,
which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose sensitive
information.

The security issue is caused due to an unspecified error in the
WebView Class and can be exploited to disclose sensitive
information.

Successful exploitation requires that a malicious application is
installed.

The security issue is reported in versions 1.2.0 and prior.

SOLUTION:
Reportedly fixed in version 1.2.1 (please contact the vendor for more
information).

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY:
JVN credits Gaku Mochizuki, Mitsui Bussan Secure Directions.

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN46088915/index.html
jvndb.jvn.jp/jvndb/JVNDB-2012-000070

OTHER REFERENCES:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

DEEP LINKS:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXTENDED DESCRIPTION:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXTENDED SOLUTION:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXPLOIT:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

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About:
This Advisory was delivered by Secunia as a free service to help
private users keeping their systems up to date against the latest
vulnerabilities.

Subscribe:
http://secunia.com/advisories/secunia_security_advisories/

Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.)
http://secunia.com/advisories/about_secunia_advisories/


Please Note:
Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive by
clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only
use those supplied by the vendor.

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