Microsoft .NET Core SEoL

critical Nessus Plugin ID 172179


An unsupported version of Microsoft .NET Core is installed on the remote host.


According to its version, the Microsoft .NET Core installed on the remote host is no longer maintained by its vendor or provider.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product will be released by the vendor. As a result, it may contain security vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to a version of Microsoft .NET Core that is currently supported.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 172179

File Name: microsoft_dotnet_core_seol.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 3/7/2023

Updated: 3/7/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Rationale: Tenable standard unsupported software score.


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS Score Source: manual


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:microsoft:.net_core