Security Updates

Evernote makes products that are the go-to apps for millions of people worldwide accomplishing their most important work. It's important to us that your experience be both private and secure. We proactively test our products for security issues and regularly squash bugs that could create vulnerabilities in our apps.

Here you'll find a list of the most recent security bugs that we've fixed. We'll update this page anytime we release an app that has a security update. (Note: Reporting began on March 1st, 2015. Fixes released prior to this date do not appear.)

To stay up-to-date with security patches, check back here or in our app release notes.

Evernote for Mac

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
MACOSNOTE-12400 Added a prompt before opening any file:// URIs. Evernote for Mac 6.6
MACOSNOTE-18729 Improved NSConnection usage with NSProtocolChecker to protect the cross application IPC channel. Evernote for Mac 6.3

Evernote for Windows

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
WINNOTE-19568, WINNOTE-19620 Fixed a stored cross site scripting (XSS) issue in rendering attachment filenames.  Evernote for Windows 6.16 beta 1 and 6.16 GA
WINNOTE-19377 Improved security by always generating HTTPS URLs to Evernote services.  Evernote for Windows 6.15 beta 1 and 6.15 GA
WINNOTE-19299 Fixed an issue in versions 6.4 - 6.7 where the app would send authentication tokens over HTTP when contacting certain portions of the Evernote Service. The vulnerability did not affect note content, usernames, or passwords and those continued to be securely encrypted in transit.  Evernote for Windows versions 6.7.6 (Hotfix) and 6.8.6 (First GA release)
WINNOTE-15870 Fixed a potential stored cross site scripting (XSS) issue on Google Drive integration. Evernote for Windows 6.4
WINNOTE-15637, WINNOTE-8970 Fixed DLL hijacking/preloading vulnerabilities on installer and other binaries. Evernote for Windows 6.3
WINNOTE-14610 Delete the local data in the original folder when the local folder configuration is changed. Evernote for Windows 6.1.2
WINNOTE-13340, WINNOTE-13475, WINNOTE-13472 Fixed several stored XSS (cross-site scripting) issues in activity view and other web views. Evernote for Windows 5.9.5
WINNOTE-8997 Added a warning to users before openning local files. Evernote for Windows 5.8.11
CE-735 Fixed a stored XSS (cross-site scripting) issue in Related Context by properly rendering the context note snippet. Evernote for Windows 5.8.4

Evernote for iOS

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
IOSNOTE-27747 Fixed an issue that saved screenshot might show up prior to PIN lock screen for a short time period. Evernote for iOS 8.16
IOSNOTE-28074 Fixed a PIN lock bypass issue. Evernote for iOS 8.2
IOSNOTE-22342 Updated the keychain items accessibility attribute in iTunes/iCloud backups. Evernote for iOS 7.14
IOSNOTE-19688, CP-3280 Fixed the WebViews that disables same-origin policy using file:// URLs. Evernote for iOS 7.7.7
IOSNOTE-19338 Upgraded vulnerable SDWebImage library to 3.7.2. Evernote for iOS 7.7.2

Evernote for Android

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
DRDNOTE-24142 Fixed a PIN lock bruteforcing issue. Evernote for Android 7.9.9
DRDNOTE-23054 Fixed a potential stored cross site scripting (XSS) issue on Google Drive integration. Evernote for Android 7.9.5
DRDNOTE-20794,DRDNOTE-22660 Fixed a PIN lock bypass issue. Evernote for Android 7.9.4
DRDNOTE-20842 Fixed an issue that some WebView could ignore SSL certificate errors in debug/internal builds. Evernote for Android 7.6
DRDNOTE-9500, DRDNOTE-11183 Move notes stored in SD card to internal memory. Evernote for Android 7.0.7

Evernote for BlackBerry

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
EFB-1836 Fixed an issue that PIN lock can be bypassed. Evernote for BlackBerry 5.6.2

Web Clipper 7 for Chrome

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
CLIPPER-1371 Fixed an issue regarding automated notebook suggestions. Web Clipper 7 for Chrome 7.2.1

Web Clipper 6 for Chrome

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
CC-3860 Fixed a potential cross site scripting (XSS) issue. Web Clipper 6 for Chrome 6.13.2
CC-2561 Fixed a potential cross site scripting (XSS) issue while clipping from a malicious site. Web Clipper 6 for Chrome 6.9.2
CC-1729 Fixed a potential HTML injection issue through the extension's login page. Web Clipper 6 for Chrome 6.7
CC-1693 Fixed a potential stored cross site scripting (XSS) issue in releated search results. Web Clipper 6 for Chrome 6.6

Web Clipper 6 for Safari

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
CC-3860 Fixed a potential cross site scripting (XSS) issue. Web Clipper 6 for Safari 6.13.2
SAFARICLIP-992 Fixed a potential stored cross site scripting (XSS) issue in releated search results. Web Clipper 6 for Safari 6.7

Penultimate for iOS

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
IOSPENULT-4056 Updated adonit SDK to fetch all web content through HTTPS. Penultimate for iPad 6.2

Evernote Food for iOS

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
IOSFOOD-4320 Upgraded vulnerable SDWebImage library to 3.7.2. Evernote Food for iOS 2.5.1
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. September 30, 2015

Skitch for iOS

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. January 22, 2016

Skitch for Android

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. January 22, 2016

Skitch for Windows Touch

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. January 22, 2016

Skitch for Windows

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. January 22, 2016

Evernote Clearly

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. January 22, 2016

Evernote for Pebble

Ticket Id Description Fixed Release
  We have ended support for this product and will not be providing any future security updates. January 22, 2016