Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) Available

Info Nessus Plugin ID 24269

Synopsis

WMI queries can be made against the remote host.

Description

The supplied credentials can be used to make WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation) requests against the remote host over DCOM.

These requests can be used to gather information about the remote host, such as its current state, network interface configuration, etc.

See Also

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa394582(v=vs.85).aspx

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 24269

File Name: wmi_available.nbin

Version: 1.114

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/02/03

Updated: 2019/10/01

Dependencies: 10394

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows