Netscape Browser Unsupported Version Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is no longer

Description :

Netscape Navigator or Netscape Browser is installed on the remote
host. Official support for all Netscape client products, including its
browser, ended as of March 1st, 2008.

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 :

Solution :

Switch to another browser, such as Mozilla Firefox, which the Netscape
Team recommends.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 31343 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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