Ethernet Card Manufacturer Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The manufacturer can be deduced from the Ethernet OUI.

Description :

Each ethernet MAC address starts with a 24-bit 'Organizationally
Unique Identifier'.
These OUI are registered by IEEE.

See also :

http://standards.ieee.org/faqs/OUI.html
http://standards.ieee.org/regauth/oui/index.shtml

Solution :

n/a

Risk factor :

None

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 35716 (ethernet_manufacturer.nasl)

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