contracostatimes.com XSS vulnerability

2016-02-03T15:41:00
ID OBB:132898
Type openbugbounty
Reporter hogarth45
Modified 2016-04-28T10:24:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.contracostatimes.com/lifestdy%22%3E%3Cimg%20src=x%20onerror=prompt(/XSSPOSED/)%3Eles
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 39102
Google Pagerank| 7
VIP website status:| Yes
Check contracostatimes.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 3 February, 2016 15:41 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 3 February, 2016 15:44 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 3 February, 2016 18:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 27 April, 2016 16:11 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 28 April, 2016 10:24 GMT