IBM MQ Unsupported Version Detection (credentialed check)

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Synopsis :

A message queuing application installed on the remote host is no
longer supported.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
IBM MQ (formerly IBM WebSphere MQ) 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 :

http://www-03.ibm.com/software/products/en/websphere-mq
http://www-03.ibm.com/software/products/en/ibm-mq
https://www-01.ibm.com/software/support/lifecycle/index_w.html

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of IBM MQ 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: 99907 ()

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