Microsoft Visio Viewer Unsupported Version Detection

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 93229


The version of Microsoft Visio Viewer installed on the remote host is no longer supported.


According to its self-reported version number, the installation of Microsoft Visio Viewer 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 Microsoft Visio Viewer that is currently supported.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93229

File Name: microsoft_visio_viewer_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2016/08/30

Modified: 2016/09/08

Dependencies: 93234

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:visio_viewer

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Microsoft Visio Viewer