Threat Encyclopedia

MS.SharePoint.Project.XSS

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Microsoft Sharepoint.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application when handling a crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary script code within the context of the application.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code in the context of the application.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS15-036

CVE References

CVE-2015-1640