MS11-003: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2482017)

high Nessus Plugin ID 51903


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


The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update 2482017.

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: 51903

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-003.nasl

Version: 1.26

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2/8/2011

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7


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, cpe:/a:microsoft:ie

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/8/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/8/2010

Exploitable With


Metasploit (MS11-003 Microsoft Internet Explorer CSS Recursive Import Use After Free)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3971, CVE-2011-0035, CVE-2011-0036, CVE-2011-0038

BID: 45246, 46157, 46158, 46159

CERT: 634956

MSFT: MS11-003

Secunia: 42510

MSKB: 2482017