MS11-051: Vulnerability in Active Directory Certificate Services Web Enrollment Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2518295)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 55131


The remote Windows host has an ASP application with a cross-site scripting vulnerability.


A reflected (or non-persistent) cross-site scriting vulnerability exists in the version of Active Directory Certificate Services Web Enrollment installed on the remote Windows host due to improper validation of a request parameter.

By using a specially crafted link, an attacker could leverage the vulnerability to gain elevated privileges and execute arbitrary commands in the context of the target user.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, 2008, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55131

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-051.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 6/15/2011

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/14/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/14/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1264

BID: 48175

IAVB: 2011-B-0068

MSFT: MS11-051

MSKB: 2518295