ieee.org XSS vulnerability

2015-08-27T21:10:00
ID OBB:82300
Type openbugbounty
Reporter dim0k
Modified 2016-09-29T04:48:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.ieee.org/idcplg?IdcService=WCM_PLACEHOLDER&placeholderDefinitionDocName;=PLDEF_IEEE_MEGA_MENUS&dataFileDocName;=DF_IEEE_MEGA_MENUS&templateDocName;=RGTMP_IEEE_MEGA_MENUS&SSDoLinkEvaluation;=true&SSLinkUrlEvaluationPrefix;=x">![](x)
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 28.09.2016
Latest check for patch:| 28.09.2016 15:25 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 2338
Google Pagerank| 9
VIP website status:| Yes
Check ieee.org SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability reported| 27 August, 2015 21:10 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 27 August, 2015 21:12 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 29 September, 2016 04:48 GMT