Malicious Website - Embedded Javascript Detection

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4487
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The remote web server may have had malicious code injected.


The remote web server may have been infected with a malicious script tag. These tags usually point to a malicious site that is hosting code designed to subvert the security of the client machine.


Ensure that the server is not serving malicious or injected script tags.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4487

Family: Backdoors

Published: 4/27/2008

Updated: 1/15/2016

Dependencies: 1442