MS09-045: Vulnerability in JScript Scripting Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (971961)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that contains a flaw in
its JScript scripting engine.

An attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by
constructing a malicious JScript and enticing a victim to visit a web
site or view a specially crafted email message.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS09-045

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 : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 40888 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36224

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1920