SSL Root Certification Authority Certificate Information

info Nessus Plugin ID 94761


A root Certification Authority certificate was found at the top of the certificate chain.


The remote service uses an SSL certificate chain that contains a self-signed root Certification Authority certificate at the top of the chain.


Ensure that use of this root Certification Authority certificate complies with your organization's acceptable use and security policies.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 94761

File Name: ssl_root_ca_certificate.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 11/14/2016

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ietf:md5, cpe:/a:ietf:x.509_certificate

Required KB Items: SSL/Supported