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Microsoft CVE-2017-8569: SharePoint Server XSS Vulnerability

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Microsoft CVE-2017-8569: SharePoint Server XSS Vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/11/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/11/2017
Modified
05/10/2023

Description

Microsoft SharePoint Server allows an elevation of privilege vulnerability due to the way that it sanitizes a specially crafted web request to an affected SharePoint server, aka "SharePoint Server XSS Vulnerability".

Solution(s)

  • msft-kb3213544-15cb0a6c-a897-4bcb-aa38-6c4918bf44bc

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