Sophos Anti-Virus Detection and Status (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

An antivirus application is installed on the remote host, but it is
not working properly.

Description :

Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac OS X, a commercial antivirus software
package, is installed on the remote host. However, there is a problem
with the installation
either its services are not running or its
engine and/or virus definitions are out of date.

See also :

http://www.sophos.com/

Solution :

Make sure that updates are working and the associated services are
running.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54846 ()

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