MS06-042: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (918899)
High Nessus Plugin ID 22184
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.
DescriptionThe remote host is missing IE Cumulative Security Update 918899.
The remote version of IE is vulnerable to several flaws that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
Note that Microsoft has re-released this hotfix since the initial version contained a buffer overflow.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.