Point-of-Sale (POS) OUI Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 108719
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It is possible to identify the device is a POS device from the MAC address OUI.


The device may be a point-of-sale (POS) device based on the MAC address Organizationally Unique Identifier (OUI). The manufacturer of the OUI is known to only or primarily produce POS products.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 108719

File Name: pos_oui_detection.nbin

Version: 1.26

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 3/29/2018

Updated: 7/12/2021

Dependencies: ethernet_manufacturer.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/ethernet_manufacturer/Enumerated, Settings/ParanoidReport