Backported Security Patch Detection (WWW)

info Nessus Plugin ID 39521
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Synopsis

Security patches are backported.

Description

Security patches may have been 'backported' to the remote HTTP server without changing its version number.

Banner-based checks have been disabled to avoid false positives.

Note that this test is informational only and does not denote any security problem.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/backporting/?sc_cid=3093

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 39521

File Name: backported_security_patches_www.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.12

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 6/25/2009

Updated: 7/7/2015

Dependencies: apache_http_version.nasl, ssh_get_info.nasl, http_version.nasl, global_settings.nasl, tomcat_error_version.nasl