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Age in Days
CVSS Score
Patch within next
Risk Level

3049


10.0

180 Days

Critical

 

This vulnerability is 8 years 4 months and 4 days old and there are presently no exploits available for the it. The vulnerability itself is over a year old, and while there are presently no publicly known exploits available for it, the vulnerability should be patched within the next three months.

 

Synopsis

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Windows that is no longer supported by Microsoft.

 

Vulnerability Description

The remote host is running Microsoft Windows 2000. This operating system version is no longer supported by Microsoft.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the operating system will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain security vulnerabilities.

 

Solution

Upgrade to a version of Windows that is currently supported.

 

Further Information

 

CVE References

N/A NIST | MITRE | CVEDetails

 

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