Citrix NetScaler Version Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 73204
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It is possible to obtain version information of the remote Citrix NetScaler device.


The remote host is a Citrix NetScaler device, an enterprise load balancer and content caching platform.

It is possible to read specific version information by logging into the device via SSH, SNMP, or NTP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 73204

File Name: citrix_netscaler_detect.nbin

Version: 1.53

Type: combined

Family: Misc.

Published: 3/10/2014

Updated: 7/12/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, snmp_sysDesc.nasl, ntp_open.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:netscaler

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0570