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Nessus 6.9.0 Release Notes - 10/25/2016

New Features / Expanded Platform Support

  • Support for Nessus Professional and Scanners on Kali 2016 Rolling
  • Support for Nessus Agents on macOS Sierra
  • Support for Nessus Professional and Scanners on macOS Sierra
  • Support for Nessus Agents on Windows 2016
  • Support for Nessus Pro/Scanner/Manager on Windows 2016

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Update OpenSSL to 1.0.2j
  • Add all 'agent link' command line parameters to installer
  • Add toggle to enable/disable malware scan
  • Scanner not cleaning up /opt/nessus/var/nessus/users/nessus_ms_agent/reports
  • PDF compliance results - long agent names can overlap result output
  • Email notification does not display properly in webmail clients
  • Uploading an unknown XML file results in a 500, instead of a 400
  • Addressed issues with logging
  • Scan status says aborted when stopping a running Agent scan.
  • Search Agents displays no results when searching for <character>0 in agent name.
  • Links are not redirected properly
  • getTimezoneOffset is returning the incorrect offset
  • It's possible to set the password to an empty string via the API
  • Disable export of running scans
  • Malware policy does not work correctly when using a known bad hash text file
  • Deleting value under "Performance Options" and saving scan will revert to original value
  • Clicking on hosts during a running scan can result in "Invalid Hostname" appearing
  • Policy download is missing plugin if there are too many individually enabled plugins
  • Extra listening sockets are opened on ephemeral ports when remote_listen_port is null
  • Edit scan configuration input validation not clearing error when menu was toggled on
  • Nessus Manager fails to cleanup broken file upload preventing remote scanners from reuploading scan results
  • global.db: Files table not purged where associated scan has been deleted and removed from trash
  • Client fails to decode some chunked/gziped packets
  • Managed scanners with no user created will fail after application update
  • Host IP rather than expected virtual host name is used during web application scan
  • Update query for listing scans to fix slow response time
  • Improve log rotation
  • /etc/machine-id in cloned machines prevents agents from linking

File Names & MD5 Checksums

File MD5
Nessus-6.9.0-amzn.x86_64.rpm e07553562b6efb7dbf802d3f05344c6e
Nessus-6.9.0-debian6_amd64.deb aa5e285c73412fe735afded387a0a6b0
Nessus-6.9.0-debian6_i386.deb b2eca00745ed02721f61baf4212cfc86
Nessus-6.9.0.dmg d74a3d05880cfd89e6d5120c4860e81d
Nessus-6.9.0-es5.i386.rpm 98e60caf3bd48f8b97527f97089a66b7
Nessus-6.9.0-es5.x86_64.rpm 2b69a0ffe1e97ba3cb805609365cfd03
Nessus-6.9.0-es6.i386.rpm 6e52bba254af4a28e8fb86fd9c195156
Nessus-6.9.0-es6.x86_64.rpm 936f9bcd4aa66cef1b00666ad8348d53
Nessus-6.9.0-es7.x86_64.rpm 72d94c5ea9aac053524613ba72b8a78f
Nessus-6.9.0-fbsd10-amd64.txz 5dfd6e160e4fd606277c9dcc980a311f
Nessus-6.9.0-fc20.x86_64.rpm 6e18b79673acaa5bc628dde733d739c8
Nessus-6.9.0-suse10.x86_64.rpm 484dc42c62f21515bad2fd1801cbc650
Nessus-6.9.0-suse11.i586.rpm e8ffe5201206966b4cd6f75e7f3a7f0b
Nessus-6.9.0-suse11.x86_64.rpm 9c923f7d6585c28a5d44c9c670dbc5fc
Nessus-6.9.0-ubuntu1110_amd64.deb 56fc1d7caa410727b783e371a3765b61
Nessus-6.9.0-ubuntu1110_i386.deb c4786e45818b4d2b5a15acd4d1df2d25
Nessus-6.9.0-ubuntu910_amd64.deb 062e114d0c7df443b87d11784239d6e2
Nessus-6.9.0-ubuntu910_i386.deb 7e23fab5f1a377a11d1aea378e23ff1b
Nessus-6.9.0-Win32.msi 8dcb348e3a2317875cd2891dedc366ae
Nessus-6.9.0-x64.msi 19128ed731d4052fb72d0027b162a6bd
NessusAgent-6.9.0-amzn.x86_64.rpm 501c06c8021be1649c5eb29d8eee85e0
NessusAgent-6.9.0-debian6_amd64.deb 8d77e84ef793ffd39674692eb8ee162a
NessusAgent-6.9.0-debian6_i386.deb b2b9d4b1ed6872e639ab56f1187102b1
NessusAgent-6.9.0.dmg 43007ec36cfda4a85cdc61dc309e5d2e
NessusAgent-6.9.0-es5.i386.rpm 7d4f6dbc9fe4ac972dc901df63d85be2
NessusAgent-6.9.0-es5.x86_64.rpm 3edb93d5fff788ca022725683251d49d
NessusAgent-6.9.0-es6.i386.rpm f89429f0eb9f286b22c77ca20608ae8c
NessusAgent-6.9.0-es6.x86_64.rpm 09652dbad3c258e14e2fb1db33cbaea7
NessusAgent-6.9.0-es7.x86_64.rpm 2160d0d1ff5766bbc13061e598b7da73
NessusAgent-6.9.0-fc20.x86_64.rpm cf62e1901ed03efd79f8a9333c5b75a3
NessusAgent-6.9.0-ubuntu1110_amd64.deb 7d49cc64b357e9f275a5bf98e1fb39b3
NessusAgent-6.9.0-ubuntu1110_i386.deb 2c036b97aa426d6050a710db7ee49a05
NessusAgent-6.9.0-ubuntu910_amd64.deb ad3222b3802b1c62ca110f90c0c3c42d
NessusAgent-6.9.0-ubuntu910_i386.deb fd02616d54a3aa1a1d9b7965cc55cb5e
NessusAgent-6.9.0-Win32.msi 06ac2d5c662e60469781ef18d3707ad8
NessusAgent-6.9.0-x64.msi 910a958f060d5b9de26f6f00cf878cf3

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