SNMP Query Installed Software Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The list of software installed on the remote host can be obtained via
SNMP.

Description :

It is possible to obtain the list of installed software on the remote
host by sending SNMP requests with the OID 1.3.6.1.2.1.25.6.3.1.2

An attacker may use this information to gain more knowledge about the
target host.

Solution :

Disable the SNMP service on the remote host if you do not use it, or
filter incoming UDP packets going to this port.

Risk factor :

None

Family: SNMP

Nessus Plugin ID: 19763 ()

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