MS14-037: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2975687)

high Nessus Plugin ID 76406
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Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update 2975687.

The version of Internet Explorer installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities, the majority of which are remote code execution vulnerabilities. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted web page.

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11.

See Also

https://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/532797/30/0/threaded

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2014/ms14-037

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-14-217/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76406

File Name: smb_nt_ms14-037.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 7/8/2014

Updated: 11/26/2019

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-1763

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/8/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/8/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1763, CVE-2014-1765, CVE-2014-2783, CVE-2014-2785, CVE-2014-2786, CVE-2014-2787, CVE-2014-2788, CVE-2014-2789, CVE-2014-2790, CVE-2014-2791, CVE-2014-2792, CVE-2014-2794, CVE-2014-2795, CVE-2014-2797, CVE-2014-2798, CVE-2014-2800, CVE-2014-2801, CVE-2014-2802, CVE-2014-2803, CVE-2014-2804, CVE-2014-2806, CVE-2014-2807, CVE-2014-2809, CVE-2014-2813, CVE-2014-4066

BID: 66200, 66244, 68369, 68371, 68372, 68373, 68374, 68375, 68376, 68377, 68378, 68379, 68380, 68381, 68382, 68383, 68384, 68385, 68386, 68387, 68388, 68389, 68390, 68391, 70103

MSFT: MS14-037

MSKB: 2962872, 2963952