MS11-061: Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Web Access Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2546250)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A web application running on the remote Windows host has a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Remote Desktop Web Access running on the remote host
has a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability. Input to the
'ReturnUrl' parameter of login.aspx is not properly sanitized.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into
requesting a maliciously crafted URL, resulting in arbitrary script
code execution.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Windows 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55791 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49040

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1263

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