MS15-036: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft SharePoint Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3052044)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 82773
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The remote Windows host is affected by multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host has a version of Microsoft SharePoint Server installed that is affected by multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities due to improper sanitization of specially crafted requests. An authenticated attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities to access unauthorized content and execute arbitrary script code in the context of the current user.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for SharePoint Server 2010 and 2013.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82773

File Name: smb_nt_ms15-036.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 4/14/2015

Updated: 1/10/2019

Dependencies: microsoft_sharepoint_installed.nbin, smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:sharepoint_server

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/14/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/14/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1640, CVE-2015-1653

BID: 73992, 73999

MSFT: MS15-036

MSKB: 2965219, 2965278, 2965302