82785 : Mbedthis AppWeb Session Persistence Weakness
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This vulnerability has been flagged as being a Myth/Fake.


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Appweb reported an issue related to session cookies persisting in the browser. This was originally interpreted by OSVDB to mean that an attacker could possibly leverage the persistent session credentials increasing the chance of a hijacking attack. Since then, the vendor has clarified that the fix was not security related. As such, this is an invalid issue.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Authentication Management
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Disclosure: Vendor Disputed
OSVDB: Web Related, Myth / Fake


The reported vulnerability has been determined to be incorrect. No solution is required.


Mbedthis Software, LLC.



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