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Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (896688) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of update 896688
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.
The remote host contains a version of the Internet Explorer which is
vulnerable to a security flaw (COM Object Instantiation Memory Corruption
Vulnerability) which may allow a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim
to visit this web page.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP SP2 and 2003 :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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