Nessus Network Monitor 5.10.0 Release Notes - 2019-09-05

New Features

The following new features were added in NNM 5.10.0:

  • Upgraded OpenSSL library to version openssl-1.0.2.s

  • Support for Napatech Acceleration Cards: NT40E3-4-PTP

    • Available for users using this version of the Napatech drivers.
  • Support Strong Encryption Ciphers for TLS v1.2

    If enabled, the following ciphers are used:









    If disabled, the following ciphers are used:



The following feature does not require a license, and will not count against the license asset count for or

  • Asset Discovery Mode - Intended for basic asset discovery via reporting of the following detections for an asset:

    • Open Port

    • Number of Hops

    • Generic Protocol Detection

    • VLAN ID Detection

    • Generic IPv6 Tunnel Traffic Detection

    • VXLAN ID Detection

    • Host Attribute Enumeration

The following feature is only available as premium content for NNM users with a paid subscription to Industrial Security:

  • Support for the following protocols:

    • Hart IP

    • VNet/IP v2 Protocol

    • Saia Burgess EtherSBus Protocol

    • OMRON/FINS Support for Non-Standard Ports.

    • Discovery of 130+ Protocols by Port Detections List.

    • Honeywell FTE Protocol version parsing.

Supported Platforms

Support is available for the following platforms:

  • Red Hat Linux ES 5 / CentOS 5 64-bit
  • Red Hat Linux ES 6 / CentOS 6 64-bit
  • Red Hat Linux ES 7 / CentOS 7 64-bit (includes support for RH/CentOS Version 7.6 through kernel version: 3.10.0)
  • MacOS 10.9 - 10.13 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista/7/8/10 and Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 (all 64-bit)