McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux Unsupported Version Detection

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91501


The remote host is running an unsupported version of McAfee VSEL.


According to its version, the installation of McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux (VSEL) on the remote 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 McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux (VSEL) that is currently supported.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91501

File Name: mcafee_vsel_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2016/06/07

Modified: 2016/06/07

Dependencies: 73852

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:mcafee:virusscan_enterprise

Required KB Items: installed_sw/McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux