Sensitive Cookie Without 'HttpOnly' Flag in azuracast/azuracast


Reported on

Aug 26th 2021

✍️ Description

HTTPOnly attribute is not set for session cookies in the application.

🕵️‍♂️ Proof of Concept

Cookie Without HTTPOnly Attribute

💥 Impact

When a cookie doesn’t have an HttpOnly flag, it can be accessed through JavaScript, which means that an XSS could lead to cookies being stolen. These include session cookies that can make it easier to achieve account/session takeover.


2 years ago


Hey Melbin, I've just emailed the repo's maintainers for you. Waiting to hear back, good job!

We have contacted a member of the azuracast team and are waiting to hear back 2 years ago
Buster Neece validated this vulnerability 2 years ago
Melbin Mathew Antony has been awarded the disclosure bounty
The fix bounty is now up for grabs
Buster Neece
2 years ago


This issue has now been fixed as of the latest Rolling Release version.

Buster Neece marked this as fixed with commit 95a9b8 2 years ago
Buster Neece has been awarded the fix bounty
This vulnerability will not receive a CVE
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