MS KB953839: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update containing
ActiveX kill bits.

Description :

The remote host is missing a list of kill bits for ActiveX controls
that are known to contain vulnerabilities.

If these ActiveX controls are ever installed on the remote host,
either now or in the future, they would expose it to various security
issues.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/953839

Solution :

Microsoft has released an advisory for KB953839.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 33881 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27539
29531
29532
30548

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5605
CVE-2007-5606

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