Windows Defender Antimalware/Antivirus Signature Definition Check

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Windows Defender
AntiMalware / AntiVirus Signatures are continuously not and should not be more than 1 day old

Description :

Windows Defender has an AntiMalware/AntiVirus signature that gets
updated continuously.

- If the Malare signatures are less than 2 days old, then the
output is information.

- If the malware signatures have not been updated in 2-to-3 days
then it is a medium-level vulnerability.

- If the signature definition has not been updated in more than
3 days, then it is a high-level vulnerability

See also :

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/wdsi/definitions

Solution :

Trigger an update manually and/or enable auto-updates.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 103569 ()

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