WinMX Detection

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11430


WinMX is a peer-to-peer file sharing application.


The remote host is using WinMX, a p2p file sharing application, which may not be suitable for a business environment.


Uninstall this software.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11430

File Name: winmx_installed.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2003/03/21

Modified: 2016/11/29

Dependencies: 10150, 10400, 10394

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/name, SMB/login, SMB/password, SMB/transport