environment.gov.au XSS vulnerability

2016-05-09T08:41:00
ID OBB:150673
Type openbugbounty
Reporter binishala
Modified 2016-05-13T01:34:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.environment.gov.au/cgi-bin/wetlands/simplesearch.pl?wname=%3Cimg%20src=x%20onerror=prompt%28/OPENBUGBOUNTY/%29%3E&action;=Search
Details:

Description| Value
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Patched:| Yes, at 12.05.2016
Latest check for patch:| 12.05.2016 11:19 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 86177
VIP website status:| No
Check environment.gov.au SSL connection:| (Grade: C+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 9 May, 2016 08:41 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 9 May, 2016 08:43 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 12 May, 2016 11:19 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 13 May, 2016 01:34 GMT