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Date: Wed, 2 Jan 2019 11:04:23 +0400
From: Dhiraj Mishra <mishra.dhiraj95@...il.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: aria2 leaks passwords for HTTP based authentication

Hi List,


aria2 is a lightweight multi-protocol command-line utility which leaks data
or potential password via `--log=` attribute for HTTP based authentication
which might allow local attackers to obtain sensitive information. This
issue is somewhat similar to (2019/01/01/1).


It was observed that URL's which gets downloaded via `--log=` attribute
store’s sensitive information.

Example: aria2c --log=file https://user:passwd@...mple.com/


Later CVE-2019-3500 was assigned to this.




Thank you

@mishradhiraj_

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