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Access Control Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5774

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Gold and SP1 and Microsoft Search Server 2008 do not properly perform authentication and authorization for administrative functions which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (server load) obtain sensitive information and "create scripts that would run in the context of the site" via requests to administrative URIs aka "Access Control Vulnerability."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-4032
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Search Server 2008
  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007