gov.uk XSS vulnerability

2017-03-21T16:38:00
ID OBB:220168
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Random_Robbie
Modified 2017-05-01T06:53:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.gov.uk/performance/central-government-websites?sortby=percentOfTotal(count:sum)"'--!>&sortorder;=descending&=utm_source=test#KNOXSS
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 28.04.2017
Latest check for patch:| 28.04.2017 09:18 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
VIP website status:| No

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 21 March, 2017 16:38 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 22 March, 2017 06:54 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 22 March, 2017 10:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 19 April, 2017 07:14 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 1 May, 2017 06:53 GMT