5.8
CVSSv2

CVE-2008-7298

Published: 09/08/2011 Updated: 02/08/2012
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8 | Impact Score: 4.9 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
VMScore: 516
Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

The Android browser in Android cannot properly restrict modifications to cookies established in HTTPS sessions, which allows man-in-the-middle malicious users to overwrite or delete arbitrary cookies via a Set-Cookie header in an HTTP response, related to lack of the HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) includeSubDomains feature, aka a "cookie forcing" issue.

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
AndroidAndroid Browser*
GoogleAndroid*