Missing Patch Logging Initialization

info Nessus Plugin ID 128277
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Details of patches missing from the remote host can be logged.


Initializes the scratchpad tables which will be used to log the details of missing patches and missing updates as they are discovered throughout the scan.

This plugin does not produce any text output. Check the audit trail for success / failure information.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 128277

File Name: patch_logging_init.nbin

Version: 1.40

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Settings

Published: 8/27/2019

Updated: 8/24/2021

Dependencies: global_settings.nasl

Vulnerability Information