Date: 12 September 2012
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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Vulnerability in System Center Configuration Manager Could
Allow Elevation of Privilege (2741528)
12 September 2012
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 SP 3
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP 2
Operating System: Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2012-2536
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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-062 - Important
Vulnerability in System Center Configuration Manager Could Allow Elevation of
Published Date: September 11, 2012 | Updated Date: Unspecified
This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft
System Center Configuration Manager. The vulnerability could allow elevation
of privilege if a user visits an affected website by way of a specially
crafted URL. An attacker would have no way to force users to visit such a
website. Instead, an attacker would have to persuade users to visit the
website, typically by getting them to click a link in an email message or
Instant Messenger message that takes users to the attacker's website.
This security update is rated Important for all supported editions of
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager.
Known Issues. None
Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 Service Pack 3
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2
Reflected XSS Vulnerability - CVE-2012-2536
A cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability exists in System Center
Configuration Manager where code can be injected back to the user in the
resulting page, effectively allowing attacker-controlled code to run in the
context of the user clicking the link.
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