Skype Detection (User-Agent) (deprecated)

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5898

Synopsis

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

Description

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

Solution

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 5898

File Name: 5898.prm

Published: 2011/04/26

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:skype:skype