Outdated Software and Protocols

Abstract: Outdated and unsupported software and protocols have known and unknown vulnerabilities that expose the network to severe risk. Older software versions were not developed with modern secure coding practices and do not incorporate the most recent mitigations designed to prevent and contain intrusions.

Date Published:

Last Reviewed: 19 July 2016

Dissemination Control: N/A

Length: 6 page(s)

Format: pdf

Type: Advisory/Alert

Tags: Advisory; Software; Vulnerability; Code; Development