MS 2736233: Update Rollup for ActiveX Kill Bits (2736233)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 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 one or more kill bits for ActiveX
controls that are known to contain vulnerabilities.

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

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

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2736233

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 : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 62045 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54107
54108

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2493
CVE-2012-2494
CVE-2012-2495
CVE-2012-2496

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