Windows Defender Installed

info Nessus Plugin ID 131023
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.


Windows Defender is installed on the remote Windows host.


Windows Defender, an antivirus component of Microsoft Windows is installed on the remote Windows host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 131023

File Name: microsoft_windows_defender_win_installed.nbin

Version: 1.76

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/15/2019

Updated: 1/18/2022

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, smb_enum_services.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:windows_defender

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, SMB/svcs