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Missing Authorization

CVE-2021-20777

Severity Medium
Score 4.3/10

Summary

Improper authorization in handler for custom URL scheme vulnerability in GU App for Android versions from 4.8.0 to 5.0.2 allows a remote attacker to lead a user to access an arbitrary website via the vulnerable App.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • LOW
  • UNCHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • NONE

CWE-862 - Missing Authorization

The missing authorization vulnerability occurs when a software program allows users to access privileged parts of the program without verifying the user credentials. Impact of such a vulnerability depends on the resources employed by the software, ranging from account takeover to sensitive information exposure, denial of service, and complete system takeover.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published