Vulnerability in Crystal Reports for Visual Studio Could Allow Remote Code Execution (941522)
This important security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability. This vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted RPT file. 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.
This is an important security update for supported editions of Visual Studio that include a custom version of Crystal Reports. Only the specific editions of Visual Studio listed in the Affected Software section are affected because they contain Crystal Reports.This security update addresses the vulnerability by modifying the way that Crystal Reports for Visual Studio handles RPT files.
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