OS Security Patch Assessment Not Available

info Nessus Plugin ID 117886
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OS Security Patch Assessment is not available.


OS Security Patch Assessment is not available on the remote host.
This does not necessarily indicate a problem with the scan.
Credentials may not have been provided, OS security patch assessment may not be supported for the target, the target may not have been identified, or another issue may have occurred that prevented OS security patch assessment from being available. See plugin output for details.

This plugin reports non-failure information impacting the availability of OS Security Patch Assessment. Failure information is reported by plugin 21745 : 'OS Security Patch Assessment failed'. If a target host is not supported for OS Security Patch Assessment, plugin 110695 : 'OS Security Patch Assessment Checks Not Supported' will report concurrently with this plugin.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 117886

File Name: hostlevel_checks_skipped.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: summary

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Settings

Published: 10/2/2018

Updated: 7/12/2021

Dependencies: local_checks_enabled.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: HostLevelChecks/local_security_checks_enabled

Reference Information

IAVB: 0001-B-0515