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The remote Windows host is missing an update that disables selected
The remote Windows host has one or more ActiveX controls installed that
could be abused to execute arbitrary code remotely if a user can be
tricked into viewing a malicious web page using Internet Explorer.
Three of these controls are from Microsoft itself while the others are
from third-party vendors that have asked Microsoft to prevent their
controls from being run in Internet Explorer.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 53384 ()
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