Xen Hypervisor Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 78089
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The remote host is running a virtualization hypervisor.


The remote host is running Xen, a virtualization hypervisor.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 78089

File Name: xen_server_detect.nbin

Version: 1.346

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 10/9/2014

Updated: 5/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Hardware Inventory: true

OS Identification: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:xen:xen

Required KB Items: Host/uname

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0748