MS12-037: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2699988)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 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
2699988.

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.nessus.org/u?c7d49512
http://www.nessus.org/u?18c6adba
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-093/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-190/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-192/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-193/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-194/
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/523185/30/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/523186/30/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/523196/30/0/threaded
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-037

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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true