SNMP Query Routing Information Disclosure

info Nessus Plugin ID 34022


The list of IP routes on the remote host can be obtained via SNMP.


It is possible to obtain the routing information on the remote host by sending SNMP requests with the OID

An attacker may use this information to gain more knowledge about the network topology.


Disable the SNMP service on the remote host if you do not use it, or filter incoming UDP packets going to this port.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 34022

File Name: snmp_routes.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: SNMP

Published: 8/21/2008

Updated: 5/24/2011

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SNMP/community