Fortinet Device Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 73522
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It was possible to obtain the operating system version number of the remote Fortinet device.


The remote host is a Fortinet device. It was possible to read the OS version number by logging into the device via SSH.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 73522

File Name: fortinet_version.nbin

Version: 1.65

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 4/15/2014

Updated: 10/20/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Hardware Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fortinet:fortios

Required KB Items: Host/Fortigate/get_system_status, Host/Fortigate/model

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0603