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Use of Hard-coded Credentials


Severity High
Score 7.5/10


Oclean Mobile Application 2.1.2 communicates with an external website using HTTP so it is possible to eavesdrop the network traffic. The content of HTTP payload is encrypted using XOR with a hardcoded key, which allows for the possibility to decode the traffic.

  • LOW
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • NONE

CWE-798 - Use of Hard-coded Credentials

The software contains hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external components, or encryption of internal data.


Advisory Timeline

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