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wsj.com Cross Site Scripting vulnerability
Open Bug Bounty ID: OBB-225019

Security Researcher Angelo Helped patch 428 vulnerabilities
Received 3 Coordinated Disclosure badges
, a holder of 3 badges for responsible and coordinated disclosure, found a security vulnerability affecting wsj.com website and its users.

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      a. verified the vulnerability and confirmed its existence;
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Affected Website:wsj.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]
Discovered and Reported by:Angelo Helped patch 428 vulnerabilities
Received 3 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Remediation Guide:OWASP XSS Prevention Cheat Sheet

Vulnerable URL:

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Coordinated Disclosure Timeline

Vulnerability Reported:15 April, 2017 04:07 GMT
Vulnerability Verified:15 April, 2017 04:09 GMT
Website Operator Notified:15 April, 2017 04:09 GMT
a. Using publicly available security contacts
b. Using Open Bug Bounty notification framework
c. Using security contacts provided by the researcher
Public Report Published
[without any technical details]:
15 April, 2017 04:09 GMT
Vulnerability Fixed:7 August, 2018 15:26 GMT
Public Disclosure:  A 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.15 May, 2017 04:07 GMT

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    14 November, 2019
     pofope1:
Thanks for your report. Please check we have patched it. :)
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     ContatoFAME:
Thanks for the details about the failure found on one of our sites.
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     fislerdata:
Thank you for your work. The issue was reported promptly and follow up was fast.
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Good going, doing great work.
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