cliffsnotes.com XSS vulnerability

2016-10-01T22:31:00
ID OBB:184515
Type openbugbounty
Reporter TvM
Modified 2016-10-29T23:14:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.cliffsnotes.com/search?q=%3Cscript%3Ealert(%27OPENBUGBOUNTY%27)%3C/script%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 27.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 12060
VIP website status:| Yes
Check cliffsnotes.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 1 October, 2016 22:31 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 1 October, 2016 22:33 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 2 October, 2016 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 29 October, 2016 23:14 GMT