MS KB3057154: Update to harden use of DES encryption (3057154)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84763


The remote Windows host is missing a Microsoft security update.


The remote Windows host is missing KB3057154, which hardens the use of DES encryption for secure communication.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, and 2012.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84763

File Name: smb_kb3057154.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2015/07/15

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/14

Reference Information

MSKB: 3057154