Microsoft Security Advisory (2695962)
Update Rollup for ActiveX Kill Bits
Microsoft is releasing a new set of ActiveX kill bits with this advisory.
This update sets the kill bits for the following third-party software:
- Cisco Clientless VPN solution. The following Class Identifier relates to a request by Cisco to set a kill bit for an ActiveX control that is vulnerable. For more information regarding security issues in the Cisco Clientless VPN solution ActiveX control, please see the Cisco Security Advisory, Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance Clientless VPN ActiveX Control Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. The class identifier (CLSID) for this ActiveX control is as listed in the Third-Party Kill Bits section of this advisory.
For more information about this issue, see the following references:
|Microsoft Knowledge Base Article||2695962|
This advisory discusses the following software.
|Windows XP Service Pack 3|
|Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2|
|Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2|
|Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2|
|Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems|
|Windows Vista Service Pack 2|
|Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2|
|Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2**|
|Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2**|
|Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2|
|Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems and Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 1|
|Windows 7 for x64-based Systems and Windows 7 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1|
|Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems and Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1**|
|Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems and Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 1|
**Server Core installation not affected. This advisory does not apply to supported editions of Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 as indicated, when installed using the Server Core installation option. For more information on this installation option, see the TechNet articles, Managing a Server Core Installation and Servicing a Server Core Installation. Note that the Server Core installation option does not apply to certain editions of Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2; see Compare Server Core Installation Options.
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- Microsoft TechNet Security provides additional information about security in Microsoft products.
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- V1.0 (May 8, 2012): Advisory published.