Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 15.9/2019 16.11/2022 17.1 GitHub unquoted search path

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A vulnerability, which was classified as very critical, was found in Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 15.9/2019 16.11/2022 17.1 (Programming Tool Software). This affects an unknown part of the component GitHub. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a unquoted search path vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-428. The product uses a search path that contains an unquoted element, in which the element contains whitespace or other separators. This can cause the product to access resources in a parent path. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 04/12/2022 as confirmed security guidance (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2022-24767. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 04/12/2022). The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1574.009 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.







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Class: Unquoted search path
CWE: CWE-428 / CWE-426
ATT&CK: T1574.009

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02/10/2022 🔍
04/12/2022 +61 days 🔍
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04/17/2022 +5 days 🔍



Advisory: GHSA-gf48-x3vr-j5c3
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-24767 (🔍)


Created: 04/12/2022 09:43 PM
Updated: 04/17/2022 08:07 PM
Changes: 04/12/2022 09:43 PM (12), 04/12/2022 09:47 PM (31), 04/17/2022 08:00 PM (3), 04/17/2022 08:07 PM (1)
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