MS11-090: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits (2618451)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

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 :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 57276 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45631

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2404