VMware Workstation for Linux Installed

info Nessus Plugin ID 71053
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An OS Virtualization application is installed on the remote host.


VMware Workstation, an OS virtualization solution for Desktops and Laptops that allows running multiple operating systems on the same host, is installed on the remote host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 71053

File Name: vmware_workstation_linux_installed.nbin

Version: 1.366

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 11/22/2013

Updated: 9/29/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:workstation

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/uname

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0744