Microsoft Windows Defender AV: Path Exclusions

2018-09-19T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310109613
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2018-09-20T00:00:00

Description

This test checks the setting for policy

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: win_av_path_exclusions.nasl 11495 2018-09-20 10:06:25Z emoss $
#
# Check value for Path Exclusions
#
# Authors:
# Emanuel Moss <emanuel.moss@greenbone.net>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
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###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.109613");
  script_version("$Revision: 11495 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-09-20 12:06:25 +0200 (Thu, 20 Sep 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2018-09-19 14:32:34 +0200 (Wed, 19 Sep 2018)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"0.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:N");
  script_tag(name:"qod", value:"97");
  script_name('Microsoft Windows Defender AV: Path Exclusions');
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Policy");
  script_dependencies("smb_reg_service_pack.nasl");
  script_add_preference(name:"Value", type:"radio", value:"0;1");
  script_mandatory_keys("Compliance/Launch");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This test checks the setting for policy 'Path Exclusions'
on Windows hosts.

The policy disables scheduled and real-time scanning for files under the paths specified or for the
fully qualified resources specified. Paths should be added under the Options for this setting. Each
entry must be listed as a name value pair, where the name should be a string representation of a
path or a fully qualified resource name.");
  exit(0);
}

include("smb_nt.inc");
include("policy_functions.inc");

if(!get_kb_item("SMB/WindowsVersion")){
  policy_logging(text:'Host is no Microsoft Windows System or it is not possible
to query the registry.');
  exit(0);
}

if(get_kb_item("SMB/WindowsVersion") < "6.1"){
  policy_logging(text:'Host is not at least a Microsoft Windows 7 system.
Older versions of Microsoft Windows are not supported any more.
Please update the system.');
  exit(0);
}

title = 'Path Exclusions';
fixtext = 'Set following UI path accordingly:
Computer Configuration/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Defender Antivirus/Exclusions/' + title;
type = 'HKLM';
key = 'Software\\Policies\\Microsoft\\Windows Defender\\Exclusions';
item = 'Exclusions_Paths';
default = script_get_preference('Value');
value = registry_get_dword(key:key, item:item, type:type);

if(value == ''){
  value = '0';
}

if(value == default){
  compliant = 'yes';
}else{
  compliant = 'no';
}

policy_logging(text:'"' + title + '" is set to: ' + value);
policy_add_oid();
policy_set_dval(dval:default);
policy_fixtext(fixtext:fixtext);
policy_control_name(title:title);
policy_set_kb(val:value);
policy_set_compliance(compliant:compliant);

exit(0);