Unsupported Novell NetWare Operating System

critical Nessus Plugin ID 65632


The remote host is running an obsolete operating system.


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.


Upgrade to a supported version.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 65632

File Name: netware_unsupported.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Family: Netware

Published: 3/20/2013

Updated: 2/26/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information

CVSS Score Rationale: Tenable score for unsupported software


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS Score Source: manual

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:novell:netware

Required KB Items: Host/OS

Reference Information

IAVA: 0001-A-0614