DSSAGENT Software Detection

High Nessus Plugin ID 11997


A potentially unwanted program is installed on this host.


The remote host is using the DSSAGENT program. You should ensure that:
- the user intended to install DSSAGENT (it is sometimes silently installed) - the use of DSSAGENT matches your corporate mandates and security policies.

To remove this sort of software, you may wish to check out ad-aware or spybot.


Uninstall this software.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 11997

File Name: dssagent_detection.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2004/01/15

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/registry_full_access