MS 2562937: Update Rollup for ActiveX Kill Bits (2562937)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows 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.

Note that the affected controls are from third-party vendors that have
asked Microsoft to prevent their controls from being run in Internet
Explorer.

See also :

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2562937

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:TF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 55802 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46930
47643
47695

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0331
CVE-2011-1207
CVE-2011-1827

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