Galapagos Browser vulnerable in the WebView class


Galapagos Browser is a web browser for Android devices. Galapagos Browser contains a vulnerability in the WebView class.

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

  • Galapagos Browser


If a user of the affected product uses other malicious Android application, information managed by the affected product may be disclosed.

[Do not use Galapagos Browser]
Please stop using Galapagos Browser.
The developer has stated that the development of Galapagos Browser has been discontinued.
Vendor Information

CWE (What is CWE?)

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

  1. CVE-2013-3643

  1. JVN : JVN#99813183
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2013-3643
Revision History

  • [2013/06/11]
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