PsExec Service Installed

Info Nessus Plugin ID 53916


The remote Windows host has a remote control service installed.


The PsExec service, a tool that allows remote control of the system, is installed on the remote Windows host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 53916

File Name: psexesvc_detect.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2011/05/16

Updated: 2019/11/22

Dependencies: 13855

Asset Inventory: True

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:psexec

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated