Microsoft IIS 6.0 Unsupported Version Detection

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Synopsis :

An unsupported version of Microsoft IIS is running on the remote
Windows host.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 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://www.nessus.org/u?d99a8431
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/cloud-platform/windows-server-2003

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of Microsoft IIS 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: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 97994 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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