MS05-038: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (896727)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Internet Explorer that is
vulnerable to multiple security flaws (JPEG Rendering, Web Folder, COM
Object) that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim to
visit this web page.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 19401 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14511

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1988