huffingtonpost.ca XSS vulnerability

2016-01-23T08:33:00
ID OBB:128793
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Spam404
Modified 2016-04-02T11:19:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/ajax/social/phoenix_social_badge_json.php?badges=%3Cimg+src=1+onerror=alert%28%27XSS%27%29%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 02.04.2016
Latest check for patch:| 02.04.2016 11:19 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 3513
Google Pagerank| 7
VIP website status:| Yes
Check huffingtonpost.ca SSL connection:| (Grade: B+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability reported| 23 January, 2016 08:33 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 23 January, 2016 12:29 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 1 April, 2016 15:12 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 2 April, 2016 11:19 GMT