Unsupported Novell NetWare Operating System

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 65632

Synopsis

The remote host is running an obsolete operating system.

Description

According to its version, the Novell NetWare install on the remote host is no longer supported by its vendor.

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.

Solution

Upgrade to a supported version.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/lifecycle/

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 65632

File Name: netware_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Family: Netware

Published: 2013/03/20

Modified: 2015/09/24

Dependencies: 11936

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:novell:netware

Required KB Items: Host/OS