Microsoft Windows Vista Unsupported Installation Detection

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Synopsis :

The remote operating system is no longer supported.

Description :

Microsoft Windows Vista is running on the remote host. Support for
this operating system was ended by Microsoft on April 11th, 2017.

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. Furthermore, Microsoft is unlikely to
investigate or acknowledge reports of vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bd271028

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of Microsoft Windows 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: 97996 ()

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