Apt Updater Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6713


The remote host is running the Advanced Packaging Tool (Apt)


Apt allows users to perform installation of new software packages, upgrade of existing software packages and updating package list index for debian-based Linux distributions.


Ensure that auto-patching are desired and supported with respect to existing policies and guidelines.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 6713

Family: Generic

Published: 2013/03/15

Modified: 2016/12/06

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info