OS Security Patch Assessment Available

info Nessus Plugin ID 117887
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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Nessus was able to log in to the remote host using the provided credentials and enumerate OS security patch levels.


Nessus was able to determine OS security patch levels by logging into the remote host and running commands to determine the version of the operating system and its components. The remote host was identified as an operating system or device that Nessus supports for patch and update assessment. The necessary information was obtained to perform these checks.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 117887

File Name: local_checks_enabled.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: summary

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Settings

Published: 10/2/2018

Updated: 7/12/2021

Reference Information

IAVB: 0001-B-0516