Microsoft SQL Server Unsupported Version Detection (remote check)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is running an unsupported version of a database
server.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
Microsoft SQL Server on the remote host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product
will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain
security vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/search/?sort=PN&alpha=SQL

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of Microsoft SQL Server that is currently
supported.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 73756 ()

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