Software Enumeration (SSH)

info Nessus Plugin ID 22869


It was possible to enumerate installed software on the remote host via SSH.


Nessus was able to list the software installed on the remote host by calling the appropriate command (e.g., 'rpm -qa' on RPM-based Linux distributions, qpkg, dpkg, etc.).


Remove any software that is not in compliance with your organization's acceptable use and security policies.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 22869

File Name: unix_enum_sw.nasl

Version: 1.34

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 10/15/2006

Updated: 9/6/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/uname

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0502