marketwatch.com XSS vulnerability

2015-09-18T16:34:00
ID OBB:87131
Type openbugbounty
Reporter dim0k
Modified 2016-01-30T22:46:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.marketwatch.com/video/can-a-birthday-dinner-alienate-friends/47902771-5D60-49F2-9B63-DD2995558451.html?link="*prompt(/XSSPOSED/)*"x
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 30.01.2016
Latest check for patch:| 30.01.2016 22:46 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 648
Google Pagerank| 7
VIP website status:| Yes
Check marketwatch.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A-)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability reported| 18 September, 2015 16:34 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 18 September, 2015 16:37 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 30 January, 2016 22:46 GMT