Loctouch for Android information management vulnerability


Loctouch for Android contains an information management vulnerability.

Loctouch provided by NHN Japan, is an application that logs location information. Loctouch for Android contains an information management vulnerability.

Gaku Mochizuki of Mitsui Bussan Secure Directions, Inc. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 2.6 (Low) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: None
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

NHN Japan
  • Loctouch for Android 3.4.6 and earlier


Android applications with permission to read system log files may obtain log information stored by the product that are intended to be non-public.

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Vendor Information

NHN Japan
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. No Mapping(CWE-Other) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2012-5183

  1. JVN : JVN#33159152
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2012-5183
Revision History

  • [2012/12/21]
      Web page was published