Check Point ZoneAlarm Detection and Status

critical Nessus Plugin ID 68997


An antivirus application is installed on the remote host, but it is not working properly.


Check Point ZoneAlarm, a commercial antivirus package for Windows, is installed on the remote host. However, there is a problem with the installation; either its services are not running or its engine and/or virus definitions are out of date.


Make sure that updates are working and the associated services are running.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 68997

File Name: checkpoint_zonealarm_installed.nasl

Version: 1.120

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 7/22/2013

Updated: 10/10/2022

Asset Inventory: true

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Rationale: Updates to security software are critical.


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS Score Source: manual


Risk Factor: Critical

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

CPE: cpe:/a:checkpoint:zonealarm

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated