Microsoft SharePoint vulnerabilities could allow escalation of privilege
Report ID: MS201202004
Date Published: 15 February 2012
Compromise Type: cross-site-scripting information-disclosure privilege-escalation
Compromise From: remote
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010
Three cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in Microsoft SharePoint could lead to information disclosure or escalation of privilege.
Microsoft has issued a security update for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 to address three vulnerabilities, each of which could lead to information disclosure or escalation of privilege.
These issues have been resolved in the latest update by making correction on the way that Microsoft SharePoint validates and sanitizes user input. As a protection against potential exploit, users are recommended to install this latest update.
Install the latest security patch for applicable system, available for download from (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-011)