Enumerate IPv6 Interfaces via SSH

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

This plugin enumerates IPv6 interfaces on a remote host.

Description :

By connecting to the remote host via SSH with the supplied
credentials, this plugin enumerates network interfaces configured with
IPv6 addresses.

Solution :

Disable IPv6 if you are not actually using it. Otherwise, disable any
unused IPv6 interfaces.

Risk factor :


Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 25202 (ifconfig_inet6.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: