MS14-056: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2987107)

high Nessus Plugin ID 78431


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


The remote host is missing Internet Explorer (IE) Security Update 2987107.

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 can exploit these by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted web page.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 78431

File Name: smb_nt_ms14-056.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 10/15/2014

Updated: 5/25/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-4141

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: 10/14/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/14/2014

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 6/15/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4123, CVE-2014-4124, CVE-2014-4126, CVE-2014-4127, CVE-2014-4128, CVE-2014-4129, CVE-2014-4130, CVE-2014-4132, CVE-2014-4133, CVE-2014-4134, CVE-2014-4137, CVE-2014-4138, CVE-2014-4140, CVE-2014-4141

BID: 70325, 70326, 70328, 70329, 70330, 70331, 70332, 70334, 70335, 70336, 70339, 70340, 70342, 70349

MSFT: MS14-056

MSKB: 2987107