MS14-044: Vulnerability in SQL Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2984340)

low Nessus Plugin ID 77162


A cross-site scripting vulnerability in SQL Server could allow an elevation of privilege.


The remote host has a version of Microsoft SQL Server installed. This version of SQL Server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists in the SQL Master Data Services. (CVE-2014-1820)

- A denial of service vulnerability exists in SQL Server.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, and 2014.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 77162

File Name: smb_nt_ms14-044.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 8/12/2014

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-1820


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 2.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/12/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/12/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1820, CVE-2014-4061

BID: 69071, 69088