MS16-095: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3177356)

high Nessus Plugin ID 92819


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


The version of Internet Explorer installed on the remote Windows host is missing Cumulative Security Update 3177356. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, the majority of which are remote code execution vulnerabilities. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted website, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92819

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-095.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 8/9/2016

Updated: 11/14/2019

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-3322


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

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: 8/9/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/9/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3288, CVE-2016-3289, CVE-2016-3290, CVE-2016-3293, CVE-2016-3321, CVE-2016-3322, CVE-2016-3326, CVE-2016-3327, CVE-2016-3329

BID: 92282, 92284, 92285, 92286, 92287, 92291, 92305, 92321, 92322

MSFT: MS16-095

MSKB: 3175443, 3176492, 3176493, 3176495, 4038788