Yahoo Advertising Service vulnerable to XSS attacks


Yahoo! Advertising Service has is vulnerable to cross-site scripting security bugs, discovered by Soumyodeep Mondal. Vulnerability is yet unfixed and exploitable using a simple payload as shown in screenshot. There is a demo video also available to show Proof of concept. Back in January, Yahoo! said that it had fixed a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in its webmail service which was blamed for a spate of account hijackings. The compromised accounts were used to send spam. Also The Yahoo! blog was vulnerable to XSS attacks because it utilized an outdated version of WordPress. 

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