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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

        Vulnerability in Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Could
                  Allow Elevation of Privilege (2719584)
                             12 September 2012


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 SP 1
Publisher:         Microsoft
Operating System:  Windows XP
                   Windows Server 2003
                   Windows Vista
                   Windows Server 2008
                   Windows Server 2008 R2
                   Windows 7
Impact/Access:     Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2012-1892  

Original Bulletin: 

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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-061 - Important
Vulnerability in Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Could Allow Elevation of 
Privilege (2719584)

Published Date: September 11, 2012 | Updated Date: Unspecified

Version: 1.0

General Information

Executive Summary

This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Visual 
Studio Team Foundation Server. The vulnerability could allow elevation of 
privilege if a user clicks a specially crafted link in an email message or 
browses to a webpage that is used to exploit the vulnerability. In all cases, 
however, an attacker would have no way to force users to perform these 
actions. Instead, an attacker would have to convince users to visit a website, 
typically by getting them to click a link in an email message or Instant 
Messenger message that takes them to the attacker's website.

This security update is rated Important for all supported editions of 
Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010. 

Known Issues. None

Affected Software 

Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 Service Pack 1

Vulnerability Information

XSS Vulnerability - CVE-2012-1892

A reflected XSS vulnerability exists in Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 
that could allow an attacker to inject a client-side script into the user's 
instance of Internet Explorer or any web browser using Team Foundation Server 
web access. The script could spoof content, disclose information, or take any 
action that the user could take on the site on behalf of the targeted user.

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