Enumerate MAC Addresses via SSH

info Nessus Plugin ID 33276
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Synopsis

Nessus was able to enumerate MAC addresses on the remote host.

Description

Nessus was able to enumerate MAC addresses by connecting to the remote host via SSH with the supplied credentials.

Solution

Disable any unused interfaces.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 33276

File Name: ifconfig_mac.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 6/30/2008

Updated: 8/13/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/uname