Nessus Network Monitor 5.13.1 Release Notes - 2021-05-11

Note: Standard support for NNM 5.12 ended on 09/30/2022. Tenable recommends updating to NNM 5.13.1 or later. Otherwise, you will not be able to report issues and bugs. Users that connect to using a web proxy need to upgrade to NNM 6.1.1.

New Features

The following are the new features included in NNM 5.13.1:

  • NNM Proxy Support for - Customers can now connect NNM to using their company's web proxy. For more information, see Web Proxy Settings in the Nessus Network Monitor User Guide.

  • Added support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux / CentOS 8.3.

For more information about the features and functionality supported in this release, see the Nessus Network Monitor 5.13.x User Guide.

Security Updates

The following are security updates included in NNM 5.13.1:

Bug Fixes

Bug Fix Defect ID
Fixed an issue where NNM showed a false error when user would set the "Monitored Network IP Addresses and Ranges" from the command line. 01178101

Upgrade Considerations

If you deployed NNM 5.13.0 on Red Hat/CentOS 8, you must upgrade to NNM 5.13.1 using the RPM software package from the Tenable Downloads site.

To deploy the RPM:

rpm -U nnm-5.13.1-es8.x86_64.rpm

Supported Platforms

Support is available for the following platforms:

  • Red Hat Linux ES 6 / CentOS 6 - 64-bit
  • Red Hat Linux ES 7 / CentOS 7 - 64-bit (includes support for RH/CentOS Version 7.9 through kernel version 3.10.10-1160)
  • Red Hat Linux ES 8/ CentOS 8 - 64 Bit

  • MacOS 10.9 - 10.13 - 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista/7/8/10 and Windows Server 2008/2012/2016/2019 - all 64-bit