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botanicgardens.gov.lk Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
Report ID: OBB-3165829

Security Researcher xav0 Helped patch 38601 vulnerabilities
Received 5 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Received 3 recommendations
, a holder of 5 badges for responsible and coordinated disclosure, found Cross Site Scripting security vulnerability affecting botanicgardens.gov.lk website and its users.

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Affected Website:botanicgardens.gov.lk  
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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:xav0 Helped patch 38601 vulnerabilities
Received 5 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Received 3 recommendations
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Coordinated Disclosure Timeline

Vulnerability Reported:22 January, 2023 10:44 GMT
Vulnerability Verified:22 January, 2023 10:58 GMT
Website Operator Notified:22 January, 2023 10:58 GMT
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b. Using publicly available security contacts
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Public Report Published [without technical details]:22 January, 2023 10:58 GMT
Vulnerability Fixed:10 July, 2024 15:53 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.21 February, 2023 10:44 GMT

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