Tenable.sc (Formerly SecurityCenter) 201811.1 Patch Release Notes (2018-11-13)

Tip: Tenable is currently rebranding SecurityCenter as Tenable.sc. For more information, see the announcement.

Apply this patch to SecurityCenter installations running version 5.7.1 and earlier. This patch updates Apache Xalan and Serializer to version 2.7.2 to address:

Contents

  • serializer-2.7.2.jar
  • xalan-2.7.2.jar

Steps to Apply

Apply the patch to a standalone Tenable.sc:

  1. Download the patch from the Tenable Downloads page to SecurityCenter. You can save the files in any location (e.g., /tmp).

  2. Access the command line as a user with root-level permissions.

    Note: If your organization does not have root-level users, contact Tenable Support for assistance.
  3. Run the following command to untar the patch file:

    tar zxf SC-201811.1-5.x.tgz

  4. Run the following command to change the directory to the extracted directory:

    cd SC-201811.1-5.x

  5. Run the following command to begin the installation:

    sh ./install.sh

    The installation runs.

Apply the patch to a Tenable Appliance:

  1. Enable SSH access, as described in SSH User Access. If you are running a Tenable Appliance version earlier than 4.4.0, contact Tenable Support for assistance.
  2. Download the patch from the Tenable Downloads page to your Appliance. You can save the files in any location (e.g., /tmp).
  3. Run the following command to untar the patch file:

    tar zxf SC-201811.1-5.x.tgz

  4. Run the following command to change the directory to the extracted directory:

    cd SC-201811.1-5.x

  5. Run the following command to begin the installation:

    sh ./install.sh

    The installation runs and finishes.

Filenames and MD5 Checksums

Filenames and MD5 checksums are located on the Tenable Downloads page.