Cisco IOS XR Version

info Nessus Plugin ID 71430
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.


It is possible to obtain the IOS XR version number of the remote Cisco device.


The remote host is running IOS XR, an operating system for high-end carrier-grade Cisco routers.

It is possible to read the IOS XR version number by connecting to the router using SSH or SNMP.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 71430

File Name: cisco_ios_xr_version.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: combined

Family: CISCO

Published: 12/14/2013

Updated: 4/8/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, snmp_sysDesc.nasl, snmp_cisco_type.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Hardware Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:ios_xr

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0553