NOD32 Antivirus Detection and Status

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 21608


An antivirus application is installed on the remote host, but it is not working properly.


NOD32 Antivirus, a commercial antivirus software package for Windows, is installed on the remote host. However, there is a problem with the installation; either its services are not running or its engine and/or virus definitions are out of date.


Make sure that updates are working and the associated services are running.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 21608

File Name: nod32_installed.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1595 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2006/05/27

Modified: 2017/09/05

Dependencies: 10456, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/name, SMB/login, SMB/password, SMB/registry_full_access, SMB/transport, SMB/Services/Enumerated