ncbi.nlm.nih.gov XSS vulnerability

2016-03-13T19:15:00
ID OBB:141343
Type openbugbounty
Reporter MLT
Modified 2016-06-06T12:28:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Structure/bwrpsb/bwrpsb.cgi?cdsid=%22%3E%3Csvg/onload=confirm%28%27XSSPOSED%27%29%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
Google Pagerank| 8
VIP website status:| Yes
Check ncbi.nlm.nih.gov SSL connection:| (Grade: A+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 13 March, 2016 19:15 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 13 March, 2016 19:17 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 13 March, 2016 22:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 5 June, 2016 20:11 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 6 June, 2016 12:28 GMT