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Form action submits sensitive data in the clear

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Form action submits sensitive data in the clear

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
11/01/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
06/20/2013

Description

A web form contains fields with data that is probably sensitive in nature. This form data is submitted over an unencrypted connection, which could allow hackers to sniff the network and view the data in plaintext.

Solution(s)

  • http-generic-encrypt-sensitive-form-data

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