MS 2695962: Update Rollup for ActiveX Kill Bits (2695962)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a kill bit for an ActiveX
control that is known to contain vulnerabilities.

If this ActiveX control is ever installed on the remote host,
either now or in the future, it would expose the host to various
security issues.

Note that the affected control is from a third-party vendor that has
asked Microsoft to prevent their control from being run in Internet
Explorer.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2695962

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
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 59044 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52482

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0358

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