SSL / TLS Versions Supported

info Nessus Plugin ID 56984
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The remote service encrypts communications.


This plugin detects which SSL and TLS versions are supported by the remote service for encrypting communications.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 56984

File Name: ssl_supported_versions.nasl

Version: 1.34

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 12/1/2011

Updated: 2/3/2021

Dependencies: find_service1.nasl, apache_SSL_complain.nasl, acap_starttls.nasl, amqp_starttls.nasl, ftp_starttls.nasl, imap4_starttls.nasl, ldap_starttls.nasl, mssql_starttls.nasl, nntp_starttls.nasl, nut_starttls.nasl, pop3_starttls.nasl, rdp_ssl.nasl, smtp_starttls.nasl, telnet_starttls.nasl, xmpp_starttls.nasl, ircd_starttls.nasl, rsync_starttls.nasl, postgresql_starttls.nasl, vmware_902_starttls.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/disable_test_ssl_based_services, global_settings/disable_ssl_cipher_neg