Microsoft Internet Explorer Unsupported Version Detection

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains an unsupported version of Internet Explorer.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
Microsoft Internet Explorer on the remote Windows 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 :

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/lifecycle#tab2
http://www.nessus.org/u?f3cf595f

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of Internet Explorer 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: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 22024 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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