Tenable Appliance 4.7.0 Release Notes - 1/15/2018

This product is end-of-life (EOL). For information about EOL dates and policies for Tenable products, see the Tenable Software Release Lifecycle Matrix and Policy.

This release is our quarterly scheduled release which includes application updates and the latest versions of SecurityCenter (5.6.1), Nessus (7.0.1), and Nessus Network Monitor (formerly PVS, 5.4.0).

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Fixed XSS vulnerability in offline plugin process.

  • Renamed PVS to NNM in the web interface.

  • Updated kernel to include Meltdown and Spectre mitigations.
  • Resolved an issue where transferring large backups or transferring backups over slow links hung and the transfer never completed.
  • Appliance-generated CSRs should now contain a matching DNS SAN.
  • Updated lighttpd to 1.4.47.

Supported Upgrade Paths

Tenable Appliance 4.7.0 supports the following direct upgrade paths:

Note: If your upgrade path skips versions of Appliance, Tenable recommends reviewing the release notes for all skipped versions. You may need to update your configurations because of features and functionality added in skipped versions.

File Names and Checksums

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