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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82773


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: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2015/04/14

Modified: 2017/07/24

Dependencies: 57033, 74250, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:sharepoint_server

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/04/14

Reference Information

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

BID: 73992, 73999

OSVDB: 120631, 120632

MSFT: MS15-036

MSKB: 2965219, 2965278, 2965302

IAVA: 2015-A-0087