Windows NetBIOS / SMB Remote Host Report Tag

info Nessus Plugin ID 118730


It was possible to obtain the network name of the remote host.


Either SMB or NetBIOS was used to determine the the device's hostname.

Note that this plugin creates a tag for the host but does not itself generate a report.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 118730

File Name: netbios_name_tag.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Windows

Published: 11/5/2018

Updated: 2/10/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent