Malicious Process Detection

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 59275


Nessus detected malicious processes on the remote host.


The checksum of one or more running processes on the remote Windows host matches known malware.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 59275

File Name: wmi_malware_scan.nbin

Version: 1.204

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/04/12

Updated: 2020/10/07

Dependencies: 13855, 24269, 10456

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: The detection is suspected as being malware.

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

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