Security Advisories

CVE-2022-28869: Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerability in F-Secure SAFE Browser for Android

Description

Incomplete display of URL could lead to address bar spoofing. 

STATUS: Fixed

RISK LEVEL: Medium

FIX: A fix has been released in the automatic update channel since 13th April, 2022. No user action is required.

Affected Products

  • F-Secure SAFE Browser for Android Version 18.6 and below

Platforms

  • All supported platforms for the affected products

More Information

A vulnerability affecting F-Secure SAFE browser was discovered. A maliciously crafted website could make a phishing attack with address bar spoofing as the browser did not show full URL, such as port number. 

This issue was reported to F-Secure through the Vulnerability Reward Program. No known exploit or attack has been seen in the wild.

Credits

F-Secure Corporation would like to thank Kirtikumar Anandrao Ramchandani for bringing this issue to our attention.

Date Issued: 2022-04-14