nginx HTTP Server Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 106375
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The nginx HTTP server was detected on the remote host.


Nessus was able to detect the nginx HTTP server by looking at the HTTP banner on the remote host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 106375

File Name: nginx_detect.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 1/26/2018

Updated: 4/7/2021

Dependencies: http_version.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nginx:nginx

Required KB Items: www/nginx

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0677