Brilliant Digital Software Detection

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11996


Spyware is installed on the remote host.


Brilliant Digital, a media player that tracks browsing habits, is installed on the remote host. This program has been reported to cause excessive CPU and memory consumption and occasional crashes.


Ensure Brilliant Digital was intended to be installed (it is sometimes silently installed), and that the use of this software is in accordance with your corporate mandates and security policies. If not, then remove the software.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11996

File Name: brilliant_digital_detection.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2004/01/15

Modified: 2016/10/03

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/registry_full_access