wordreference.com XSS vulnerability

2016-02-06T01:21:00
ID OBB:133178
Type openbugbounty
Reporter polyomino
Modified 2016-04-02T21:55:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.wordreference.com/definition/" ONLOAD="javascript:alert('XSSPOSED')"  x="\
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 12.03.2016
Latest check for patch:| 12.03.2016 01:30 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 327
Google Pagerank| 7
VIP website status:| Yes
Check wordreference.com SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 6 February, 2016 01:21 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 6 February, 2016 01:23 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 6 February, 2016 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 12 March, 2016 16:32 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 2 April, 2016 21:55 GMT