MS12-023: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2675157)

High Nessus Plugin ID 58655


The remote host is affected by code execution vulnerabilities.


The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update 2675157.

The installed version of IE is affected by several vulnerabilities that could 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: 58655

File Name: smb_nt_ms12-023.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2012/04/11

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:ie, cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/04/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0168, CVE-2012-0169, CVE-2012-0170, CVE-2012-0171, CVE-2012-0172

BID: 52889, 52890, 52904, 52905, 52906

OSVDB: 81126, 81127, 81128, 81129, 81130

MSFT: MS12-023

MSKB: 2675157