MS07-016: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (928090)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 24340
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Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is missing the IE cumulative security update 92808.

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/2007/ms07-016

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 24340

File Name: smb_nt_ms07-016.nasl

Version: 1.36

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2/13/2007

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/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: 2/13/2007

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/13/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4697, CVE-2007-0219, CVE-2007-0217

BID: 22486, 22489, 22504

MSFT: MS07-016

MSKB: 928090

CERT: 613564, 753924, 771788

EDB-ID: 3444