spelling-checker.com XSS vulnerability

2016-12-31T19:41:00
ID OBB:201962
Type openbugbounty
Reporter crashdemons
Modified 2017-07-28T13:37:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.spelling-checker.com/how-to-spell/xss%22%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert('OPENBUGBOUNTY')%3C/script%3E%3Cfoo/bar=%22
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 28.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 28.07.2017 13:37 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 259022
VIP website status:| No
Check spelling-checker.com SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 31 December, 2016 19:41 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 31 December, 2016 19:43 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 31 December, 2016 22:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 21 January, 2017 20:15 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 28 July, 2017 13:37 GMT