explorersweb.com XSS vulnerability

2017-07-31T14:33:00
ID OBB:271620
Type openbugbounty
Reporter Random_Robbie
Modified 2017-10-29T15:16:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.explorersweb.com/polar/news.php?url=year-on-arctic-ice-in-hovercraft_1440597411"--!>"
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 29.10.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 987689
VIP website status:| No
Check explorersweb.com SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 31 July, 2017 14:33 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 31 July, 2017 14:44 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 31 July, 2017 18:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 29 October, 2017 15:16 GMT