Multiple HTC devices HtcLoggers.apk information disclosure
|htc-htcloggers-info-disclosure (70270)||High Risk|
Multiple HTC devices running Android could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. By persuading a victim to install a malicious application with a single android.permission.INTERNET, an attacker could gain access to the HtcLoggers.apk application to obtain user account info, system logs, SMS data and other sensitive information.
No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.
- Android Police: Massive Security Vulnerability In HTC Android Devices (EVO 3D, 4G, Thunderbolt, Others) Exposes Phone Numbers, GPS, SMS, Emails Addresses, Much More.
- HTC Web site: HTC.
- ZDNet: Major security hole claimed in some HTC Android smartphones.
- BID-49916: Multiple HTC devices 'HtcLoggers.apk' Application Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2011-3975: A certain HTC update for Android 2.3.4 build GRJ22, when the Sense interface is used on the HTC EVO 3D, EVO 4G, ThunderBolt, and unspecified other devices, provides the HtcLoggers.apk application, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to obtain a list of telephone numbers from a log, and other sensitive information, by leveraging the android.permission.INTERNET application permission and establishing TCP sessions to 127.0.0.1 on port 65511 and a second port.
- OSVDB ID: 76804: Android Multiple HTC Devices Sense Interface HtcLoggers.apk Application android.permission.INTERNET Weakness Remote Information Disclosure
- HTC EVO 3D
- HTC EVO 4G
- HTC EVO Shift 4G
- HTC EVO View 4G
- HTC MyTouch 4G Slide
- HTC Thunderbolt
Oct 02, 2011
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