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Tenable Appliance 3.1.0 Release Notes - 11/24/2014

The following list describes significant changes that are included in the Tenable Appliance version 3.1.0, as well as any known issues and notes for upgrading. A PDF file of these release notes is also available here.

Currently Nessus, SecurityCenter, and PVS applications are supported on the appliance with LCE to be added in the future.


Please obtain and read the Tenable Appliance 3.1 Guide for complete installation or upgrade instructions. The newest version of this document is available at

Obtaining the Image

The Tenable Virtual Appliance image is available for VMware Server, VMware Player, VMware ESX, VMware Workstation, VMware Fusion, and vSphere ( as well as Hyper-V and may be downloaded from the Tenable Downloads page.

File Names & MD5 Checksums

File MD5 064042e2e13e10f5c774d06153546132
TenableAppliance-VMware-3.1.0.ova 61b71b59be317eb6cda832b4bd4cfc05

Related Documentation

The documents listed below are available for download from the Documentation Center:

  • Tenable Appliance 3.1 Guide
  • Tenable Series 100/200 Appliance Quick Start Guide
  • Tenable Appliance Software License Agreement

New Features Added

  • Nessus 6.1.0
  • Patches for TNS-2014-11 "OpenSSL Vulnerabilities (20141015) Affect Tenable Products"

Upgrade Notes

Supports upgrading from the VM or Hardware Appliance version 2.8.x. Note: 32 bit versions are no longer available.

Importing (vmimports) from 2.8.x disk image is supported.

The 3.1.0 release supports restoration of backups created by appliance versions 2.8.0 and newer. Backups may be restored from appliance version 2.6.2 if SecurityCenter is not installed.

Existing users that are already running the appliance version 3.0.0 can update Nessus to 6.1.0 via an online update.

Tenable Appliance 3.1.0 Update

Users of the VM and Hardware Appliance version 2.8.x can upgrade to 3.1.0 by applying the TenableAppliance 3.1.0 Update package. It is recommended that users applying this update verify that their VM has 2GB of RAM or more.

File Names & MD5 Checksums:

File MD5
TenableAppliance-3.1.0-64-update.tar ce6570b121454fdad045468d36b00ecf

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