Windows Store Application Enumeration

info Nessus Plugin ID 85736
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It is possible to obtain the list of applications installed from the Windows Store.


This plugin connects to the remote Windows host with the supplied credentials and uses WMI and Powershell to enumerate applications installed on the host from the Windows Store.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 85736

File Name: wmi_enum_windows_app_store.nbin

Version: 1.168

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 9/2/2015

Updated: 1/18/2022

Dependencies: wmi_available.nbin, smb_hotfixes.nasl

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/WMI/Available, SMB/WindowsVersion