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Tenable Appliance 2.6.2 Release Notes - 3/4/2014

The following list describes significant changes that are included in the Tenable Appliance version 2.6.2, 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 2.6 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 da84bd5bcebc242e483aae1e24aa9725
TenableAppliance-VMware-2.6.2-64bit.ova 63eb7d2e6eae49a58f3dabddb6a20342

Related Documentation

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

  • Tenable Appliance 2.6 Guide
  • Tenable Series 100/200 Appliance Quick Start Guide
  • Tenable Appliance Software License Agreement

New Features Added

  • Upgrades the Tenable applications to include Nessus 5.2.5 and PVS 4.0.1
  • Increased the default size of the secondary disk to 30Gb on the virtual appliance
  • Multiple backup and restore improvements

Tenable Appliance 2.6.2 Update

Users of the VM and Hardware Appliance version 2.6.1 can upgrade to 2.6.2 by applying the TenableAppliance 2.6.2 Update package. It is recommended that users applying this update verify that their VM has 2GB of RAM or more.

Importing (vmimports) from 2.4 and 2.6 disk images including importing of 32-bit images into the 64-bit image is supported. It is recommended to migrate to the 64-bit image if possible as this is the last 32-bit update package planned.

Users upgrading from 2.4.1 versions should upgrade first to 2.6.1 or use the vmimport method.

File Names & MD5 Checksums:

File MD5
TenableAppliance-2.6.2-32-update.tar.gz 4d7dea1032007cb13434d2c2da76c206
TenableAppliance-2.6.2-64-update.tar.gz a21aba05ea34e9c84889d3436a606d69

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