Junos Version Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 55932
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 obtain the operating system version number of the remote Juniper device.


The remote host is running Junos, an operating system for Juniper devices.

It is possible to read the Junos version number by logging into the device via SSH, using SNMP, or viewing the web interface.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 55932

File Name: junos_version.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: combined

Published: 8/22/2011

Updated: 5/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, snmp_sysDesc.nasl, os_fingerprint.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Hardware Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:juniper:junos

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0642