Microsoft Windows SMB Registry : NT4 Service Pack Version Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 10401
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It was possible to determine the service pack installed on the remote system.


Nessus was able to determine the Service Pack version of the Windows NT system by reading the following registry key :

HKLM\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\CurrentVersion\\CSDVersion

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 10401

File Name: smb_reg_service_pack.nasl

Version: 1.53

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/9/2000

Updated: 11/22/2019

Dependencies: smb_login.nasl, netbios_name_get.nasl, smb_registry_access.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/name, SMB/login, SMB/password, SMB/registry_access, SMB/transport