VMware vCenter Managed ESXi Installed VIBs

info Nessus Plugin ID 154017
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It is possible to enumerate VMware vCenter managed ESXi's installed VIBs.


Using credentials for VMware vCenter, this plugin attempts to discover installed VIBs for managed ESXi.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 154017

File Name: vmware_vcenter_installed_vibs.nbin

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 10/12/2021

Updated: 10/12/2021

Dependencies: vmware_vcenter_collect.nbin

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vcenter_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vcenter:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/VMware/esxcli_software_vibs