Yahoo! Messenger Detection

info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1275
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote host is running Yahoo! Messenger.


The remote host is running Yahoo! Messenger.


Ensure this software meets corporate guidelines for employee use.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 1275

Published: 8/20/2004

Updated: 6/1/2015

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:yahoo:messenger:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*