MS05-052: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (896688)

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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 a security flaw (COM Object Instantiation Memory
Corruption Vulnerability) 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 SP2 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: 20005 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14594

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2127