Quicksilver Social Bookmark plugin v.8F: password in clear text

Credit: max perience
Risk: Medium
Local: No
Remote: Yes

CVSS Base Score: 2.1/10
Impact Subscore: 2.9/10
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9/10
Exploit range: Local
Attack complexity: Low
Authentication: No required
Confidentiality impact: Partial
Integrity impact: None
Availability impact: None

Quicksilver http://quicksilver.blacktree.com/ is a tool to quickly find/launch/do anything you like with all kind of files, bookmarks etcpp on MacOSX (>=10.3) There exists a plug-in "Social Bookmarks" to integrate and search del.icio.us bookmarks. In version 8F this plugin logs the username and password to Console.log. Console.log is archived in /Library/Logs/Console/UID Passwords should never appear anywhere on the disk in clear text. The issue seems to be fixed in newer versions of the plug-in. Update now. MaxP

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