F-Secure Anti-Virus Detection and Status

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 52668


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


F-Secure Anti-Virus 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is a problem with the installation; either its services are not running or its engine and/or virus definitions are out of date. Note that the status was obtained by querying 'polutil.exe'.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 52668

File Name: wmi_fsecure_av_check.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.116 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2011/03/14

Modified: 2018/03/21

Dependencies: 13855, 24269, 10456

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f-secure:anti-virus

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, SMB/WMI/Available