MS05-038: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (896727)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19401

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VPR Score: 6.8

Synopsis

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.

Description

The remote host contains a version of the Internet Explorer that is vulnerable to multiple security flaws (JPEG Rendering, Web Folder, COM Object) that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim to visit this web page.

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.

See Also

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2005/ms05-038

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19401

File Name: smb_nt_ms05-038.nasl

Version: 1.55

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2005/08/09

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:microsoft:ie

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/08/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/08/09

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1988, CVE-2005-1989, CVE-2005-1990

BID: 14511, 14512, 14515

MSFT: MS05-038

CERT: 959049, 965206

EDB-ID: 25991

MSKB: 896727