MS05-054: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (905915)

High Nessus Plugin ID 20299

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VPR Score: 7.2

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is missing IE Cumulative Security Update 905915.

The remote version of IE is vulnerable to several flaws that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

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/ms05-054

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 20299

File Name: smb_nt_ms05-054.nasl

Version: 1.53

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2005/12/13

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 19401, 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/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: 2005/12/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/11/21

Exploitable With

Metasploit (MS05-054 Microsoft Internet Explorer JavaScript OnLoad Handler Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1790, CVE-2005-2829, CVE-2005-2830, CVE-2005-2831, CVE-2006-0057

BID: 13799, 15823, 15825, 15827, 16409

MSFT: MS05-054

CERT: 887861, 998297

EDB-ID: 18365

MSKB: 905915