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gamasutra.com Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability.
Report ID: OBB-1427480

Security Researcher 4N_CURZE Helped patch 2000 vulnerabilities
Received 7 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Received 17 recommendations
, a holder of 7 badges for responsible and coordinated disclosure, found a Cross Site Scripting security vulnerability affecting gamasutra.com website and its users.

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Affected Website:gamasutra.com  
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Vulnerable Application:Custom Code
Vulnerability Type:XSS (Cross Site Scripting) / CWE-79
CVSSv3 Score:6.1 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N]
Disclosure Standard:Coordinated Disclosure based on ISO 29147 guidelines
Discovered and Reported by:4N_CURZE Helped patch 2000 vulnerabilities
Received 7 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Received 17 recommendations
Remediation Guide:OWASP XSS Prevention Cheat Sheet
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Coordinated Disclosure Timeline

Vulnerability Reported:20 October, 2020 06:41 GMT
Vulnerability Verified:20 October, 2020 06:55 GMT
Website Operator Notified:20 October, 2020 06:55 GMT
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Public Report Published
[without any technical details]:
20 October, 2020 06:55 GMT
Vulnerability Fixed:19 January, 2021 03:12 GMT
Public Disclosure:  InformationA security researcher can delete the report before public disclosure, afterwards the report cannot be deleted or modified anymore. The researcher can also postpone public disclosure date as long as reasonably required to remediate the vulnerability.19 November, 2020 06:41 GMT

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