Flame Worm Detection

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6492


The remote host is infected with a backdoor


The remote host appears to be infected with the Flame worm. This worm uses a multitude of exploit modules to gather information and exploit local machines.


The machine must be manually cleaned

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 6492

File Name: 6492.prm

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2012/05/30

Modified: 2016/01/15

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical