Policy - GATOR Software Detection

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1230


The remote host is running client software which may be considered questionable


The remote host is using the GATOR program. You should ensure that the user intended to install GATOR (it is sometimes silently installed) and that the use of GATOR matches your corporate mandates and security policies.


Uninstall the program manually.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1230

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 11998

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium