Microsoft Lync Installed

info Nessus Plugin ID 68879
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A communication application is installed on the remote Windows host.


Microsoft Lync (previously known as Microsoft Office Communications) is installed on the remote host. Microsoft Lync provides communications services such as instant messaging, VoIP, and video conferencing.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 68879

File Name: microsoft_lync_server_installed.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 7/14/2013

Updated: 9/22/2020

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:lync, cpe:/a:microsoft:lync_basic, cpe:/a:microsoft:lync_attendee, cpe:/a:microsoft:lync_server, cpe:/a:microsoft:live_meeting_console

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0662