hostels.com XSS vulnerability

2017-08-09T03:06:00
ID OBB:277386
Type openbugbounty
Reporter eb
Modified 2017-11-13T20:18:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.hostels.com/d/maps%22%27%2D%2D%21%3E%3CImage%0CSrcset%3DK%0COnerror%3Dconfirm%60OPENBUGBOUNTY%60%0C/
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 25.10.2017
Latest check for patch:| 25.10.2017 05:18 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 32307
VIP website status:| Yes
Check hostels.com SSL connection:| (Grade: F)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 9 August, 2017 03:06 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 15 August, 2017 19:36 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 15 August, 2017 19:36 GMT
Notification sent to subscribers (without technical details)| 15 August, 2017 22:17 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 13 November, 2017 20:18 GMT