MS12-023: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2675157)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by code execution vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update
2675157.

The installed version of IE is affected by several vulnerabilities
that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote
host.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-065/
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522394/30/0/threaded
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-023

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 : 8.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 58655 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52889
52890
52904
52905
52906

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0168
CVE-2012-0169
CVE-2012-0170
CVE-2012-0171
CVE-2012-0172