Unix Operating System on Extended Support

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Synopsis :

The remote host is running an operating system that is on extended
support.

Description :

According to its version, the remote host uses a Unix or Unix-like
operating system that has transitioned to an extended portion in its
support life cycle. Continued access to new security updates requires
payment of an additional fee and / or configuration changes to the
package management tool. Without that, the host likely will be
missing security updates.

Solution :

Ensure that the host subscribes to the vendor's extended support
plan and continues to receive security updates.

Risk factor :

None

Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 66293 ()

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