Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) Detection (Unix)

info Nessus Plugin ID 64815
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The Java runtime environment is installed on the remote Unix host.


One or more instances of Oracle's (formerly Sun's) Java Runtime Environment (JRE) are installed on the remote host. This may include private JREs bundled with the Java Development Kit (JDK).


- Addition information provided in plugin Java Detection and Identification (Unix)

- To discover instances of JRE that are not in PATH, or installed via a package manager, thorough tests must be enabled.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 64815

File Name: sun_java_jre_installed_unix.nasl

Version: 1.110

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 2/22/2013

Updated: 4/7/2021

Dependencies: java_jre_installed_unix.nbin, linux_process_information.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:jre

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/uname

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0690