Microsoft Windows Update Reboot Required

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host requires a reboot.

Description :

According to entries in its registry, a reboot is required by Windows
Update to complete installation of at least one update. If the pending
changes are security-related, the remote host could remain vulnerable
to attack until a reboot occurs.

See also :

Solution :

Reboot the remote system to put pending changes into effect.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 35453 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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