bbg.org XSS vulnerability

2016-07-12T03:35:00
ID OBB:165973
Type openbugbounty
Reporter OmniGooch
Modified 2017-07-27T10:40:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.bbg.org/the-herbarium/ailanthus/detail.php?specimen_id=%3C/script%3E%3Cimg%20src=x%20onerror=prompt(/XSSPOSED/)%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 27.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 27.07.2017 10:40 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 110977
VIP website status:| No
Check bbg.org SSL connection:| (Grade: A+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 12 July, 2016 03:35 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 12 July, 2016 03:38 GMT
Customized security notification sent to website owner| 12 July, 2016 03:38 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 12 July, 2016 06:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 19 July, 2016 04:11 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 27 July, 2017 10:40 GMT