Microsoft Silverlight Unsupported Version Detection (Mac OS X)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 58092


The remote host has an unsupported version of Microsoft Silverlight.


According to its version, the installation of Microsoft Silverlight on the Mac OS X host is no longer supported.

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


Upgrade to a version of Microsoft Silverlight that is currently supported.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 58092

File Name: macosx_silverlight_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2012/02/22

Modified: 2015/09/24

Dependencies: 58091

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:silverlight

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, MacOSX/Silverlight/Installed