Microsoft Windows Messenger Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 11429


The remote host contains an instant messaging client.


Windows Messenger, an instant messaging client, is installed on the remote Windows host.


Ensure that use of this softare agrees with your organization's acceptable use and security policies.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 11429

File Name: winmessenger_installed.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2003/03/21

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated