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Vulnerability of Microsoft Visual Studio: privilege escalation via Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service of Microsoft Visual Studio, in order to escalate his privileges.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 11/09/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CERTFR-2019-AVI-438, CVE-2019-1232, VIGILANCE-VUL-30300.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service of Microsoft Visual Studio, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This weakness alert impacts software or systems such as Visual Studio.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security bulletin.

Solutions for this threat

Microsoft Visual Studio: patch of September 2019.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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