upmatters.com XSS vulnerability

2016-09-10T01:07:00
ID OBB:180933
Type openbugbounty
Reporter iandioch
Modified 2016-10-21T15:32:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.upmatters.com/search?p_p_id=searchresult_WAR_sitesearchportlet&p;_p_lifecycle=1&p;_p_state=normal&_searchresult_WAR_sitesearchportlet_javax.portlet.action=search&searchTerm;=%22%20onfocus=prompt(%22OPENBUGBOUNTY%22)%20autofocus%20x=%22&scopeType;=0&sortType;=0
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 1035710
VIP website status:| No
Check upmatters.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 10 September, 2016 01:07 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 10 September, 2016 01:10 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 10 September, 2016 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 24 September, 2016 01:12 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 21 October, 2016 15:32 GMT