MS KB2934088: Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution

High Nessus Plugin ID 72605


The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The remote host is missing one of the workarounds referenced in KB 2934088.

The remote Internet Explorer install is affected by a use after free vulnerability in the MSHTML CMarkup component. By exploiting this flaw, a remote, unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the user running the affected application.


Apply the IE settings workarounds suggested by Microsoft in the advisory, or apply the MSHTML Shim workaround in the Microsoft 'Fix it' solution.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72605

File Name: smb_kb2934088.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/02/20

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 49675, 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:ND/RL:W/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, SMB/WindowsVersion, SMB/IE/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0322

BID: 65551

OSVDB: 103354

CERT: 732479

MSKB: 2934088