VMware Player for Linux Installed

info Nessus Plugin ID 71051
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.


An OS Virtualization application is installed on the remote host.


VMware Player, a OS virtualization software that allows running virtual machines created with VMware Workstation/Server on a Windows or Linux PC is installed on the remote host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 71051

File Name: vmware_player_linux_installed.nbin

Version: 1.360

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 11/22/2013

Updated: 11/8/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:player

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/uname