MS10-008: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits (978262)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is missing an update that disables selected
ActiveX controls.

Description :

The Microsoft Data Analyzer ActiveX control has a remote code
execution vulnerability. The system may also have one or more
vulnerable third-party ActiveX controls installed.

A remote attacker could exploit these issues by tricking a user into
requesting a maliciously crafted web page, resulting in arbitrary code

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista, 2008, and 7.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 44418 ()

Bugtraq ID: 34766

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2570

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