MS11-052: Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2544521)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through a web
browser.

Description :

The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update
2497640.

The installed version of IE is affected by a vulnerability in the
implementation of the Vector Markup Language (VML) that could allow an
attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-197/
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-052

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7,
and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55132 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48173

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1266