Nessus Network Monitor 6.2.0 - Release Notes - 2022-12-19

Note: Due to security issues with OpenSSL 3.0.5, Tenable recommends updating to NNM 6.1.1 or later.

Changed Functionality and Performance Enhancements

The following are changed functionality and performance enhancements included in NNM 6.2.0:

  • Support for Red Hat (RH) 9

  • NIAP improvements:

    • Support for RH 8.7

    • Support for Windows 2019

For more information about the features and functionality supported in this release, see the Nessus Network Monitor 6.2.x User Guide and the Nessus Network Monitor Deployment Guide.

Security Updates

The following are security updates included in NNM 6.2.0:

  • Support for OpenSSL 3.0.7

  • Support for the OpenSSL FIPS Module

Supported Platforms

Support is available for the following platforms:

  • RH7/CentOS7, version 7.9 (64-bit)

  • RH8/CentOS8, versions 8.2-8.7 (64-bit)

  • RH9, version 9.0 (64-bit)

    Note: High Performance Mode is not available for NNM 6.2.0 in RH 9.0 because Red Hat does not support the igb_uio linux driver. This driver will be replaced by the VFIO linux driver in a future release.

  • Microsoft Windows 10 and Windows Server 2012/2016/2019 (all 64-bit)