OS Identification : HNAP

info Nessus Plugin ID 53471
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


It is possible to identify the remote operating system based on information collected via HNAP.


The remote operating system can be identified through information collected via HNAP (Home Network Administration Protocol).

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 53471

File Name: os_fingerprint_hnap.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 4/18/2011

Updated: 1/22/2020

Dependencies: hnap_detect.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: www/hnap