whattoexpect.com XSS vulnerability

2016-12-06T15:12:00
ID OBB:196712
Type openbugbounty
Reporter TvM
Modified 2017-07-28T13:09:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.whattoexpect.com/forums/cord-blood-banking-sponsored-by-cbr.html?iid='-alert('OPENBUGBOUNTY')-'
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 28.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 28.07.2017 13:09 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 9179
VIP website status:| Yes
Check whattoexpect.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 6 December, 2016 15:12 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 6 December, 2016 15:14 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 6 December, 2016 18:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 28 February, 2017 15:16 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 28 July, 2017 13:09 GMT