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search2.ucl.ac.uk Cross Site Scripting vulnerability


Open Bug Bounty ID: OBB-643974

Security Researcher Cyberanteater Helped patch 2946 vulnerabilities
Received 8 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Received 88 recommendations
, a holder of 8 badges for responsible and coordinated disclosure, found a security vulnerability affecting search2.ucl.ac.uk website and its users.

Following coordinated and responsible vulnerability disclosure guidelines of the ISO 29147 standard, Open Bug Bounty has:

      a. verified the vulnerability and confirmed its existence;
      b. notified the website operator about its existence.

Affected Website:search2.ucl.ac.uk  
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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:Cyberanteater Helped patch 2946 vulnerabilities
Received 8 Coordinated Disclosure badges
Received 88 recommendations
Remediation Guide:OWASP XSS Prevention Cheat Sheet
Export Vulnerability Data:Bugzilla Vulnerability Data
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Vulnerable URL:

HTTP POST data:

Screenshot: search2.ucl.ac.uk  vulnerability

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Coordinated Disclosure Timeline

Vulnerability Reported:10 July, 2018 11:41 GMT
Vulnerability Verified:10 July, 2018 11:54 GMT
Website Operator Notified:10 July, 2018 11:54 GMT
a. Using the ISO 29147 guidelines
b. Using publicly available security contacts
c. Using Open Bug Bounty notification framework
d. Using security contacts provided by the researcher
Public Report Published
[without any technical details]:
10 July, 2018 11:54 GMT
Vulnerability Fixed:31 July, 2018 03:36 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.9 August, 2018 11:41 GMT

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  Recent Recommendations

    4 July, 2020
     TadeuszWiew:
Thank you for finding and reporting the vulnerability on our website.
Great job! :)
    2 July, 2020
     booksprice:
Thank you for reporting the bug, and the clear details, much appreciated.
    1 July, 2020
     matthews8000:
Manish has correctly identified a vulnerability and suggested an appropriate fix. This has lead to an improvement in the security of the website.
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     matthews8000:
Manish has correctly identified a vulnerability and suggested an appropriate fix. This has lead to an improvement in the security of the website.
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Thanks for the bug report!
This has lead to an improvement in the security of the website.