Logical Drive Insecure Filesystem Enumeration (WMI)

info Nessus Plugin ID 24871
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The remote host is using an insecure filesystem.


By making certain WMI queries, it is possible to extract the list of logical drives of the remote host that do not use NTFS.


Migrate any reported filesystems to NTFS.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 24871

File Name: wmi_ntfs_drives.nbin

Version: 1.160

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 3/20/2007

Updated: 12/20/2021

Dependencies: wmi_available.nbin

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/WMI/Available