Cisco IOS Version

info Nessus Plugin ID 47864


It is possible to obtain the IOS version number of the remote Cisco device.


The remote host is running IOS, an operating system for Cisco routers.

It is possible to read the IOS version number by connecting to the router via SSH or by using SNMP.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 47864

File Name: cisco_ios_version.nasl

Version: 1.35

Type: combined

Family: CISCO

Published: 7/27/2010

Updated: 9/9/2022

Asset Inventory: true

Hardware Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:ios

Excluded KB Items: Host/Cisco/IOS-XR, Host/Cisco/IOS-XE

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0551