VMware Player detection (Windows)

info Nessus Plugin ID 31728


An OS Virtualization application is installed on the remote host.


VMware Player, an OS virtualization software that allows running virtual machines created with VMware Workstation/Server on a Windows or Linux PC is installed on the remote host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 31728

File Name: vmware_player_detect.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/2/2008

Updated: 9/22/2020

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:player

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0737