Common Platform Enumeration (CPE)

Info Nessus Plugin ID 45590

Synopsis

It was possible to enumerate CPE names that matched on the remote system.

Description

By using information obtained from a Nessus scan, this plugin reports CPE (Common Platform Enumeration) matches for various hardware and software products found on a host.

Note that if an official CPE is not available for the product, this plugin computes the best possible CPE based on the information available from the scan.

See Also

http://cpe.mitre.org/

https://nvd.nist.gov/products/cpe

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 45590

File Name: cpe.nbin

Version: Revision: 1.90

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: General

Published: 2010/04/21

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info