Security Updates for Microsoft Visual Studio Products (August 2019)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 127855
SynopsisThe Microsoft Visual Studio Products are missing a security update.
DescriptionThe Microsoft Visual Studio Products are missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerability :
- An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Git for Visual Studio when it improperly parses configuration files. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could execute code in the context of another local user. (CVE-2019-1211)
SolutionMicrosoft has released security updates to address this issue.