Open Redirect in Flattr

This bug in Flattr was a low impact Open Redirect that allowed attacker to redirect the victim after authorizing Twitter.

PoC

https://flattr.com/settings/connect/twitter?redirect=https://hackberry.xyz

Timeline

  • Found vulnerability – 5th June, 2020
  • Made contact with Flattr – 5th June, 2020
  • Reported vulnerability – 9th June, 2020
  • Bug fixed – 11th June, 2020

Reference

  1. https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/601.html