Java Detection and Identification (Windows)

info Nessus Plugin ID 148499
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Java is installed on the remote Windows host.


One or more instances of Java are installed on the remote Windows host. This may include private JREs bundled with the Java Development Kit (JDK).

- This plugin attempts to detect Oracle and non-Oracle JRE instances such as Zulu Java, Amazon Corretto, AdoptOpenJDK, IBM Java, etc

- Additional instances of Java may be discovered if 'Perform thorough tests' is enabled.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 148499

File Name: java_jre_installed_win.nbin

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/14/2021

Updated: 9/20/2021

Dependencies: unmanaged_software_windows.nbin

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:java:jre

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0690