OS Identification : SinFP

info Nessus Plugin ID 25250
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It is possible to identify the remote operating system using the SinFP technique.


This script attempts to identify the operating system type and version by using the same technique as SinFP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 25250

File Name: os_fingerprint_sinfp.nasl

Version: 1.58

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 5/19/2007

Updated: 9/28/2020

Dependencies: nessus_product_setup.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: nessus/product/local