MS KB2949927: Availability of SHA-2 Hashing Algorithm for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing an update that improves cryptography and
digital certificate handling in Windows.

Description :

The remote host is missing Microsoft KB2949927, an update that
improves cryptography and digital certificate handling in Windows 7
and Windows Server 2008 R2.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2949927
https://support.microsoft.com/kb/2949927

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7 and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 78445 ()

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