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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1860

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 SP2 and SP3, SharePoint Server 2010 Gold and SP1, and Office Web Apps 2010 Gold and SP1 do not properly check permissions for search scopes, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information or cause a denial of service (data modification) by changing a parameter in a search-scope URL, aka "SharePoint Search Scope Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2012-07-10 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceObtain Information
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
SharePoint Search Scope Vulnerability - MS12-050 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15265 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-1860

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2007 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2007 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2007 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Office Web Apps 2
Microsoft Sharepoint Server 5

- References For CVE-2012-1860
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-050 Vulnerabilities in SharePoint Could Allow Elevation of Privilege This security update resolves one publicly disclosed and five privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft SharePoint and Windows SharePoint Services. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if a user clicks a specially crafted URL that takes the user to a targeted SharePoint site.
Vulnerabilities addressed in this bulletin:
  • HTML Sanitization Vulnerability
  • XSS scriptresx.ashx Vulnerability
  • SharePoint Search Scope Vulnerability
  • SharePoint Script in Username Vulnerability
  • SharePoint URL Redirection Vulnerability
  • SharePoint Reflected List Parameter Vulnerability
Release Date:2012-07-10

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1860

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