Windows Live OneCare Antivirus Detection

critical Nessus Plugin ID 24344


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


Windows Live OneCare antivirus, a commercial antivirus software package for Windows, is installed on the remote host; however, there is a problem with the install in that either its services are not running, or its engine and/or virus definition are out of date.


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

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 24344

File Name: liveonecare_installed.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.766

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2/14/2007

Updated: 5/6/2014

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:windows_live_onecare

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