Unbound DNS Resolver Remote Version Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 87872


It was possible to obtain the version number of the remote DNS server.


The remote host is running the Unbound DNS resolver.

Note that the version detected is not necessarily accurate and could even be forged, as some DNS servers send the information based on a configuration file.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 87872

File Name: unbound_version.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: DNS

Published: 1/12/2016

Updated: 11/22/2019

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:unbound:unbound

Required KB Items: dns_server/version