Health & Fitness "CDUConnect": Hacker finds vulnerability in the CDU app and will be sued
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The Berlin Country Criminal Police Office determined against a hacker who has found serious vulnerabilities in the campaign app "CDU Connect". According to the 25-year-old Lilith Wittmann, since countless personal data were publicly available in the network.
The data is to be personal information, photos and e-mail addresses of 18,500 campaign helpers as well as data, addresses, birth data, interests and other information from 1350 CDU received for home door calls Supports. As she became aware of the gap, she explainsapplicant unknown .
In response to the data leaked by Wittmann, the CDU switched off the app. Likewise, the CSU and the Austrian ÖVP, which use an app on the same basic framework - but both only after the data leak has already been publicly known, so the Chaos Computer Club (CCC).
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that be determined against them. With which accusation and by whom she was sued, it does not go directly from the post. But WITTMANN itself indicates that you have previously received hints of the CDU that an ad could be sent to you.
on a request from the online portalCDU informs without involving the public did not want to comment on the LKA for data protection and personality protection reasons. PXN, manufacturer of the app, explained not to have a legal action initiated. No answer received network policy according to the CDU.
As part of a so-called Responsible Disclosure process, Wittmann has reported the data leak of the CDU, she explains. In such a procedure, this happens without involving the public, so that it has the opportunity to close the vulnerability or to make protective measures.
On Wednesday morning, the CCC promptly responded: "In order to avoid legal disputes in the future, we are unfortunately forced to waive in the event of vulnerabilities on systems of the CDU in the future in the future", CCC speakers Linus Neumann announced in response to the investigation.
The party would not solve the problem, but attack those who pointed to a problem. "That makes the CDU not only in this case, but also with the digitization and other important political problem areas. In this respect, this destructive approach is consistent only, "said Neumann. (with RND)
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