Security bulletin: 2011-004

Released: 02/03/11

The following issue has been identified:


A possibility for data leak was found.


Resolved in OXID eShop version 4.4.6.


When admin panel uses SSL, in some rare cases non-SSL linkes approach for data transfer. This may lead to a possible “man in the middle attack”.
No exploits are known as of today.

Affected products, releases and platforms


  • OXID eShop Enterprise Edition
  • OXID eShop Professional Edition
  • OXID eShop Community Edition


  • Professional, Enterprise and Community Edition:,,,,,,, 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.1.5, 4.1.6, 4.2.0, 4.3.0, 4.3.1, 4.3.2, 4.4.0, 4.4.1, 4.4.2, 4.4.3, 4.4.4 and 4.4.5.


  • Above releases are affected on all platforms.


The issue has been addressed in the following releases:

  • OXID eShop Professional Edition version 4.4.6
  • OXID eShop Enterprise Edition version 4.4.6
  • OXID eShop Community Edition version 4.4.6


The security issue has been found during one of our regular security audits.

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