MS10-090: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2416400)

high Nessus Plugin ID 51162


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


The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update 2416400.

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 XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51162

File Name: smb_nt_ms10-090.nasl

Version: 1.29

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 12/15/2010

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.8


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/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: 12/14/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/3/2010

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (MS10-090 Microsoft Internet Explorer CSS SetUserClip Memory Corruption)

ExploitHub (EH-13-157)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3340, CVE-2010-3342, CVE-2010-3343, CVE-2010-3345, CVE-2010-3346, CVE-2010-3348, CVE-2010-3962

BID: 44536, 45255, 45256, 45259, 45260, 45261, 45263

CERT: 899748

EDB-ID: 15421, 15418

MSFT: MS10-090

MSKB: 2416400