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computer vulnerability note CVE-2014-4116

Microsoft SharePoint: Cross Site Scripting of List

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An authenticated attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting in Microsoft SharePoint, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of other users.
Vulnerable software: MOSS.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: client access/rights.
Attacker's origin: user account.
Creation date: 12/11/2014.
Références of this computer vulnerability: 3000431, CERTFR-2014-AVI-472, CVE-2014-4116, MS14-073, VIGILANCE-VUL-15619.

Description of the vulnerability

The Microsoft SharePoint product offers a web service.

However, an authenticated used can alter a list, which is then inserted in HTML documents generated for other users.

An authenticated attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting in Microsoft SharePoint, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of other users.
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