Zabbix Unsupported Version Detection

critical Nessus Plugin ID 100616


The remote host contains an unsupported version of Zabbix.


According to its self-reported version number, the installation of Zabbix 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.


Upgrade to a version of Zabbix that is currently supported.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 100616

File Name: zabbix_frontend_unsupported.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 6/5/2017

Updated: 6/5/2024

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode, Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:zabbix:zabbix

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport, installed_sw/zabbix

Excluded KB Items: Settings/disable_cgi_scanning

Reference Information

IAVA: 0001-A-0627