VMware Active Virtual Machines

info Nessus Plugin ID 57397


It is possible to enumerate active VMware virtual machines.


Using credentials for VMware vSphere, this plugin attempts to discover active virtual machines on the server and their IP addresses.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 57397

File Name: vmware_active_vms.nbin

Version: 1.191

Type: local

Published: 12/23/2011

Updated: 11/14/2023

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:esx, cpe:/a:vmware:esxi

Required KB Items: Host/VMware/vsphere, Secret/VMware/login, Secret/VMware/password, VMware/ignore_ssl