Skype Detection (Host)

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2406


The remote host is running software that should be authorized with respect to corporate policy


The remote host is using the Skype program, a peer to peer chat and VoIP software.


Ensure that the use of this software is in accordance with organizational security policies.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 2406

Published: 2004/11/18

Modified: 2015/06/01

Dependencies: 1735, 8314, 6460

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:skype:skype