ancestry.com XSS vulnerability

2016-01-10T14:56:00
ID OBB:123082
Type openbugbounty
Reporter dim0k
Modified 2016-04-04T09:26:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.ancestry.com/academy/search?q=">![](x)
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 03.04.2016
Latest check for patch:| 03.04.2016 15:24 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 528
Google Pagerank| 7
VIP website status:| Yes
Check ancestry.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability reported| 10 January, 2016 14:56 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 10 January, 2016 14:58 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 3 April, 2016 15:11 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 4 April, 2016 09:26 GMT