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Insufficiently Protected Credentials


Severity Medium
Score 4.9/10


auth0.js (NPM package auth0-js) greater than version 8.0.0-alpha.1 and before version 9.13.2 has a vulnerability. In the case of an (authentication) error, the error object returned by the library contains the original request of the user, which may include the plaintext password the user entered. If the error object is exposed or logged without modification, the application risks password exposure.

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CWE-522 - Insufficiently Protected Credentials

The product transmits or stores authentication credentials, but it uses an insecure method that is susceptible to unauthorized interception and/or retrieval.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published