CVE-2010-4212 Detail

Current Description

The USAA application 3.0 for Android stores a mirror image of each visited web page, which might allow physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive banking information by reading application data.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from usaa (12/22/2010)

Contrary to the Wall Street Journal article referenced in this summary, the USAA Android application never allowed attackers to obtain user names or passwords. Limited transactional data was available only if one had physical possession of the device and had access (and used) extremely sophisticated forensics applications. Although this was a low risk vulnerability, USAA resolved the problem within 24 hours of notification. The resolution of the problem was validated by ViaForensics

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Hyperlink Resource
http://news.cnet.com/8301-27080_3-20021874-245.html
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703805704575594581203248658.html
http://viaforensics.com/appwatchdog/usaa-android.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4212
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2010
NVD Last Modified:
12/22/2010
Source:
MITRE