MS08-073: Microsoft Internet Explorer Multiple Vulnerabilities (958215)

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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 958215.

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

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS08-073

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista and 2008.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 35072 ()

Bugtraq ID: 32586
32593
32595
32596

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4258
CVE-2008-4259
CVE-2008-4260
CVE-2008-4261