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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                          ESB-2007.0690 -- [Win]
         Vulnerability in Crystal Reports for Visual Studio Could
                        Allow Remote Code Execution
                             12 September 2007


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1 and prior
                      Visual Studio .NET 2003 Service Pack 1 and prior
                      Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1
Publisher:            Microsoft
Operating System:     Windows
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2006-6133

Original Bulletin:    

  Example exploit code for this vulnerability has been publicly published.

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MS07-052 - Vulnerability in Crystal Reports for Visual Studio Could 
Allow Remote Code Execution (941522)

Affected Software:
   -Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1
   -Visual Studio .NET 2003
   -Visual Studio .NET 2003 Service Pack 1
   -Visual Studio 2005
   -Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1

Non-Affected Software:
   -Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 with Business Contact Manager
   -Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 with Business Contact Manager

Full MS07-052 advisory:

Vulnerability Details:
Crystal Reports RPT Processing Vulnerability  CVE-2006-6133

   A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way Crystal Reports
   for Visual Studio handles malformed RPT files. An attacker could exploit the
   vulnerability by sending an affected user a malformed RPT file as an e-mail 
   attachment, or hosting the file on a malicious or compromised Web site.

   An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the
   same user rights as the local user. Users whose accounts are configured
   to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users
   who operate with administrative user rights.

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