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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2520

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Microsoft InfoPath 2007 SP2 and SP3 and 2010 SP1, Communicator 2007 R2, Lync 2010 and 2010 Attendee, SharePoint Server 2007 SP2 and SP3 and 2010 SP1, Groove Server 2010 SP1, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP2, SharePoint Foundation 2010 SP1, and Office Web Apps 2010 SP1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted string, aka "HTML Sanitization Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2012-10-09 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Vulnerability in HTML Sanitization Component Could Allow Elevation of Privilege - MS12-066 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14976 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-2012-2520

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Groove Server 2010 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Infopath 2007 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Infopath 2010 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Lync 2010 * Attendee * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Lync 2010 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 R2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Foundation 2010 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2007 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2007 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Services 3.0 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Groove Server 1
Microsoft Infopath 2
Microsoft Lync 2
Microsoft Office Communicator 1
Microsoft Office Web Apps 1
Microsoft Sharepoint Foundation 1
Microsoft Sharepoint Server 3
Microsoft Sharepoint Services 1

- References For CVE-2012-2520
BID 55797 Microsoft SharePoint And Microsoft Lync HTML Sanitization Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2012-10-09
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14976
SECTRACK 1027627
SECTRACK 1027629
SECTRACK 1027625
CERT TA12-283A
SECTRACK 1027628
SECTRACK 1027626
MS MS12-066

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2520

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