Windows Flamer / Skywiper Malware Detection

critical Nessus Plugin ID 59318


The remote Windows host appears to have been compromised.


Using the supplied credentials, Nessus has found evidence that the remote Windows host has been compromised by malware known as Flamer and Skywiper.


Restore the system from a known set of good backups.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 59318

File Name: flamer_skywiper_detect.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/31/2012

Updated: 2/1/2022

Asset Inventory: true

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated