I have not done this for WMI but I have for connecting to a Windows database using ODBC.
You could try to use DBI's dbiproxy script and DBD::WMI.
The dbiproxy script would be running on the Windows box and would also have the DBD::WMI module installed.
The Linux box would make the call using a proxy to the Windows box. The Windows box would execute the WMI query, gather the results and send back to the Linux box.
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