Retrieve Agent Data for an Asset

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An asset export response message does not include information related to Nessus agents installed on the exported assets.

Basic agent information you might find useful includes the following attributes of the agent list response: distro, core_version, last_connect, status, and groups.

To retrieve agent data for an asset:

  1. Retrieve agent data.
  2. Match the agent data to the asset data using the common identifier: