USB Drives Enumeration (WMI)

info Nessus Plugin ID 24274


It is possible to obtain the list of USB drives on the remote host.


By connecting to the remote host with the supplied credentials, it is possible to extract the list of USB drives of the remote host and the drive name attached to each.


Make sure that use of external USB drives matches your organization's security policy.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 24274

File Name: wmi_usb_drives.nbin

Version: 1.228

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2/5/2007

Updated: 7/22/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/WMI/Available