MS10-002: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (978207)

high Nessus Plugin ID 44110


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


The remote host is missing IE Security Update 978207.

The remote version of IE is affected by several vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, and Windows 7.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 44110

File Name: smb_nt_ms10-002.nasl

Version: 1.28

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 1/21/2009

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A: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: 1/21/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/14/2010

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (MS10-002 Microsoft Internet Explorer "Aurora" Memory Corruption)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4074, CVE-2010-0027, CVE-2010-0244, CVE-2010-0245, CVE-2010-0246, CVE-2010-0247, CVE-2010-0248, CVE-2010-0249

BID: 37815, 37883, 37884, 37891, 37892, 37893, 37894, 37895

CWE: 399, 94

CERT: 492515

MSFT: MS10-002

MSKB: 978207

Secunia: 38209