MS11-018: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2497640)

High Nessus Plugin ID 53375


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


The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update 2497640.

The installed 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: 53375

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-018.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2011/04/13

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND

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: 2011/04/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/01/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0094, CVE-2011-0346, CVE-2011-1244, CVE-2011-1245, CVE-2011-1345

BID: 45639, 46821, 47190, 47191, 47192

OSVDB: 70391, 71724, 71725, 71726, 71777, 75250

CERT: 427980

MSFT: MS11-018

MSKB: 2497640