Knot DNS Server Version Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 76798


Nessus was able to obtain version information on the remote Knot DNS server.


Nessus was able to obtain version information from the remote Knot DNS server by sending a special TXT record query to the remote host.


Version reporting may be disabled by setting the 'version' attribute to 'off' in the 'system' statement of the Knot DNS configuration file.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 76798

File Name: knot_dns_version.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: DNS

Published: 2014/07/25

Updated: 2019/11/22

Dependencies: 72779

Asset Inventory: True

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:cz.nic:knot_dns

Required KB Items: dns_server/version