realtime.wsj.com XSS vulnerability

2017-03-03T14:17:00
ID OBB:217089
Type openbugbounty
Reporter DrStache
Modified 2017-03-21T06:56:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://realtime.wsj.com/sandbox.php?sandbox_id=);},1);alert(/OPENBUGBOUNTY/);window.setInterval(function(){x(0
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 20.03.2017
Latest check for patch:| 20.03.2017 16:39 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
VIP website status:| No
Check realtime.wsj.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 3 March, 2017 14:17 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 3 March, 2017 14:20 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 3 March, 2017 18:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 20 March, 2017 16:39 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 21 March, 2017 06:56 GMT