Neglected assets

Ensure that all anti-virus mechanisms are maintained

Risk Level

Informational (4)

Platform(s)
Compliance Frameworks

Description

An outdated version of antivirus software was detected. Antivirus databases and engines are regularly updated to address newly discovered vulnerabilities, malware, and suspicious activities. If you don’t update your antivirus program, it may not be able to flag any recently discovered risks.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    Ensure that you always use the latest stable version of antivirus software in order to get the maximum coverage for vulnerabilities and malware.