Windows OS Partial Product Key (WMI)

info Nessus Plugin ID 63619
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It is possible to obtain a partial product key of the Windows OS.


By connecting to the remote Windows host with the supplied credentials, this plugin uses WMI to retrieve the partial product key from the Microsoft Windows OS installation.

Note that this plugin does not report anything. Instead, it collects information and stores it in the KB, for use by another plugin.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 63619

File Name: wmi_windows_partial_product_key.nbin

Version: 1.153

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 1/18/2013

Updated: 1/18/2022

Dependencies: wmi_available.nbin

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/WMI/Available