Mac OS X Malicious Process Detection

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 71263


Nessus detected malicious processes on the remote host.


The hash of one or more running processes on the remote Mac OS X host matches known malware.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 71263

File Name: macosx_malware_scan.nbin

Version: 1.329

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2013/12/09

Updated: 2020/11/30

Dependencies: 12634

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: Host/uname