MS09-055: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits (973525)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has multiple ActiveX controls that are affected
by multiple code execution vulnerabilities.

Description :

Microsoft ActiveX controls that were compiled using the vulnerable
Active Template Library described in Microsoft Security Bulletin
MS09-035 have remote code execution vulnerabilities. A remote attacker
could exploit them to execute arbitrary code by tricking a user into
requesting a maliciously crafted web page.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS09-055

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 42111 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35828

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2493