iTrack Easy contains multiple vulnerabilities
Original Release date: 25 Oct 2016 | Last revised: 25 Oct 2016

Overview
iTrack Easy contains multiple vulnerabilities including sensitive information exposure and missing authentication.

Description

CWE-200: Information Exposure – CVE-2016-6542
The iTrack device tracking ID number is the device’s BLE MAC address.
It can be obtained by being in range of the device.CWE-799: Improper Control of Interaction Frequency – CVE-2016-6543A captured MAC/device ID can be registered under multiple user accounts allowing access to getgps GPS data, which can allow unauthenticated parties to track the device.CWE-306: Missing Authentication for Critical Function – CVE-2016-6544getgps data can be modified without authentication by setting the data using the parametercmd:setothergps.

This vulnerability can be exploited to alter the GPS data of a lost device.CWE-613: Insufficient Session Expiration – CVE-2016-6545Session cookies are not used for maintaining valid sessions.

The user’s password is passed as a POST parameter over HTTPS using a base64 encoded passwd field on every request.CWE-313: Cleartext Storage in a File or on Disk – CVE-2016-6546The iTrack Easy mobile application stores the account password used to authenticate to the cloud API in base64-encoding in the cache.db file.

The base64 encoding format is considered equivalent to cleartext.The CVSS Score below represents CVE-2016-6544

Impact

These vulnerabilities may allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to track a user’s location without their consent.

Solution

The CERT/CC is currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.

Use with cautionUntil the vendor supplies a patch, the user should practice caution as to where these devices are used.

Vendor Information (Learn More)
Vendor
Status
Date Notified
Date Updated
iTrack
Affected
13 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
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CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Group
Score
Vector
Base
5.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:–
Temporal
5.8
E:ND/RL:ND/RC:ND
Environmental
1.4
CDP:ND/TD:L/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

Credit
Thanks to Deral Heiland and Adam Compton of Rapid7, Inc. for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Trent Novelly.

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