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Critical Security Vulnerability At Amazon Fixed

January 18, 2013 By Ali Loney

The H – (International) Critical security vulnerability at Amazon fixed. The Amazon Web site has fixed a cross-site scripting vulnerability which could have been used to inject malicious JavaScript code which allows 3rd-party access to various elements of a user’s account, including the shopping cart, history, name, and email address associated with the account.

Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Critical-security-vulnerability-at-Amazon-fixed-1787328.html

Tags: security, component vulnerabilities, AppSec Spotlight

Written by Ali Loney

Ali Loney is a Senior UX Designer at Walmart Labs. She is based in Canada and was the former Graphic Designer at Sonatype.