Amazon Web Services EC2 Instance Metadata Enumeration (Unix)

Info Nessus Plugin ID 90191


The remote host is an AWS EC2 instance for which metadata could be retrieved.


The remote host appears to be an Amazon Machine Image. Nessus was able to use the metadata API to collect information about the system.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 90191

File Name: enumerate_aws_ami_nix.nasl

Version: 1.35

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 2016/03/25

Updated: 2020/06/12

Dependencies: 34098, 25203

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:amazon:ec2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled