MS06-072: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (925454)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is missing the IE cumulative security update 925454.

The remote version of IE is vulnerable to several flaws that could allow
an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Note that Microsoft has re-released this hotfix as its initial version
contained a buffer overflow.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-072

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
2003.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 23833 ()

Bugtraq ID: 21552
21507
21546
21494

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5579
CVE-2006-5581
CVE-2006-5578
CVE-2006-5577