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Nessus 6.6.0 Release Notes - 4/11/2016

New Features / Improvements / Changes in Support

  • Nessus Cloud UI Enhancements - improved workflow and dashboards
  • Nessus Cloud no longer supports Internet Explorer 10 and under
  • Nessus Agents now support running on Windows 10 and Debian 8
  • Nessus Professional, Nessus Manager, and managed Nessus scanners now support running on Windows 10, Debian 8, and Kali 2.0
  • Added the ability to detect malware on the filesystem
  • Add the "Internal Network PCI Scan" template to Nessus Cloud
  • Upgrade Nessus certificates to SHA-256

Bug Fixes

  • Custom compliance audit info not showing in API call showing policy details
  • Various related to Agent/Manager comms with IPv6 available
  • Scan name missing from email subject and report on emailed Nessus Agent scan results
  • Upgrade from 5.2.12 to 6.5 breaks a Host Discovery scan
  • Don't unlink Windows Agent during upgrade if linked
  • Fixes for IPv6-related issues on scanners
  • Agents can link to manager via /etc/hosts entry, but will not receive scan jobs
  • Nessus SYN scanner doesn't respect port rules
  • Debian/Ubuntu init script status returning incorrect error code when Nessus is stopped
  • Remote scanners don't update based on update commands issued on status page in Nessus Manager
  • Submitting API request for PUT /policies with invalid format will incorrectly return HTTP OK (Status code 200)
  • Offline Config Audit filenames not saving correctly after being changed
  • Update Host Discovery templates to only use accounts specified in policy by default
  • Plugin 46215 Inaccurate Output from Agent Scans
  • XSS via import of malicious Nessus DB file
  • Nessus server crash via XML entities processing bomb
  • Aliasing additional IP Addresses results in Nessus agents reporting incorrect IP
  • TCP Port Scans not working in Nessus Cloud

File Names & MD5 Checksums

File MD5
Nessus-6.6.0-debian6_amd64.deb 9f0ba3f7e7dd080a8ddbc9ed2cc8e6c8
Nessus-6.6.0-debian6_i386.deb 1b5c53f94bc04a4a956de7726cbea0f8
Nessus-6.6.0.dmg 5f6e7b1807255abbc260fea8d2937ff6
Nessus-6.6.0-es5.i386.rpm aa37d574b39e7d5462bc5063ef1259a0
Nessus-6.6.0-es5.x86_64.rpm 66d1f9cd931567a3f2f50485056495bc
Nessus-6.6.0-es6.i386.rpm 85dca2ef77542ece000d36f65d81ee5b
Nessus-6.6.0-es6.x86_64.rpm 47df8964dad686387d0e3b98ffa96670
Nessus-6.6.0-es7.x86_64.rpm c8fde172a567eed75bbcc94415e9cb86
Nessus-6.6.0-fbsd10-amd64.txz e7eb22b40bbb51c6e47039d175603796
Nessus-6.6.0-fc20.x86_64.rpm d2da54786692f32e237da84f3fbab960
Nessus-6.6.0-suse10.x86_64.rpm e2476b3bc49cfce2f5bb9651781570b7
Nessus-6.6.0-suse11.i586.rpm 5617d0d92dde670fa52f61653d5adb5f
Nessus-6.6.0-suse11.x86_64.rpm 0e7908b926d6ce9305f49c0ea03e0259
Nessus-6.6.0-ubuntu1110_amd64.deb 483f56b4753069056ae3d5d22659fc53
Nessus-6.6.0-ubuntu1110_i386.deb 1cdd2d4ef5cde5ef94197398acdb3b25
Nessus-6.6.0-ubuntu910_amd64.deb c775aef9289bd2c3546fc02ea084d443
Nessus-6.6.0-ubuntu910_i386.deb ab0d81170589d17703cfe55bcb80e723
Nessus-6.6.0-Win32.msi bc8041d3787c5538fad449beaa26e3d0
Nessus-6.6.0-x64.msi 36d2d648e346f9b77733ed0c47549f8a
NessusAgent-6.6.0-amzn.x86_64.rpm 5bc34bb5e6dfb6bfcff562232cffc6eb
NessusAgent-6.6.0-debian6_amd64.deb 8909a24d4f95be54743e35a4ca29e561
NessusAgent-6.6.0-debian6_i386.deb 2ea5820ad2af7f44dbcd87841dc30ab8
NessusAgent-6.6.0.dmg 5fb033fcd8fb87070e88d0eebced8682
NessusAgent-6.6.0-es5.i386.rpm 5fb20d14c46ba251c5fffc418885bbc9
NessusAgent-6.6.0-es5.x86_64.rpm d35e94e14277b453e728ab16fe7ec384
NessusAgent-6.6.0-es6.i386.rpm f3631015601bcc87e11851ab31f12e30
NessusAgent-6.6.0-es6.x86_64.rpm bec0fc1c79b570e79a1f131c0aca9e48
NessusAgent-6.6.0-es7.x86_64.rpm 07646d2a37058cffba10ba89b84126d6
NessusAgent-6.6.0-fc20.x86_64.rpm ea4d64a7612d16bc3ba4cf97ad4757a1
NessusAgent-6.6.0-ubuntu1110_amd64.deb c747d2149a94ed44b3ab180c4d6d7c3c
NessusAgent-6.6.0-ubuntu1110_i386.deb 27bdcb4cfe708dd390be24bae3caddd0
NessusAgent-6.6.0-ubuntu910_amd64.deb 9261d9658d60bff13be58a49b12cb28e
NessusAgent-6.6.0-ubuntu910_i386.deb 86a16bd6546ccf70761456247c7699a6
NessusAgent-6.6.0-Win32.msi 006551af5cbca9fc8da9395734b0a9f7
NessusAgent-6.6.0-x64.msi 65c3490b3d632b14fd7c84108883da47

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