Windows Live OneCare Unsupported Application Detection

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 55701


The remote Windows host has an unsupported antivirus application installed.


Windows Live OneCare, an antivirus application, is installed on the remote Windows host. Official support for Windows Live OneCare ended on April 11, 2011. As a result, the application may contain critical vulnerabilities and will not detect the latest malware.


Remove Windows Live OneCare and install a supported antivirus application.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 55701

File Name: liveonecare_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2011/07/27

Modified: 2015/09/24

Dependencies: 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

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:windows_live_onecare

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated