MS06-067: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (922760)

High Nessus Plugin ID 23644


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


The remote host is missing the IE cumulative security update 922760.

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 as its initial version contained a buffer overflow.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 23644

File Name: smb_nt_ms06-067.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.38 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2006/11/14

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/11/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/08/27

Exploitable With

Metasploit (MS06-067 Microsoft Internet Explorer Daxctle.OCX KeyFrame Method Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4446, CVE-2006-4777, CVE-2006-4687

BID: 21020

OSVDB: 28841, 28842, 31323

CERT: 197852

MSFT: MS06-067

MSKB: 922760