Microsoft Visual Studio Code for Installed (Linux)

info Nessus Plugin ID 129056
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


A code editor is installed on the remote host.


Microsoft Visual Studio Code, an integrated development environment software application, is installed on the remote Linux host.

Note: If thorough tests is enabled, this plugin will check for snap installs.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 129056

File Name: microsoft_visual_studio_code_linux_installed.nbin

Version: 1.110

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 9/19/2019

Updated: 1/14/2022

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_studio_code

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/uname