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Nessus Network Monitor 5.6.0 Release Notes - 8/14/2018

Upgrade Notes

  • Upgrades from 4.2.1, 4.4.1, 5.0.0, and 5.2.0 to 5.4.1 are supported. Installations running previous versions of NNM 4.2.1 must upgrade to at least 4.2.1 prior to upgrading to NNM 5.6.0 - Refer to the NNM 5.6.0 User Guide for details on upgrading to NNM 5.6.0.
  • NNM 5.6.0 is compatible with SecurityCenter 4.7.x and later.
  • NNM 5.6.0 is compatible with Industrial Security 1.1.1 and later.
  • The NNM Web Server and NNM HTML5 User Interface are each automatically updated to version 2.2.0 via a plugin update.

Supported Platforms

Support is available for the following platforms:

  • Red Hat Linux ES 5 / CentOS 5 64-bit
  • Red Hat Linux ES 6 / CentOS 6 64-bit
  • Red Hat Linux ES 7 / CentOS 7 64-bit
  • MacOS 10.9 - 10.13 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista, 7, 8, Server 2008, and Server 2012 64-bit

What's New

ICS/SCADA (OT) Coverage:

Note: These new capabilities are premium NNM content, available only when NNM is used as a sensor for Industrial Security.
  • 364 new individual ICS device detections across 8 families
    • Schneider Electric Device Families (multiple protocols):
    • Schneider Electric Modicon M258 PLC
  • Rockwell/Allen-Bradley Device Families (multiple protocols):
    • 1756-Exxx Ethernet/IP Communications Adapters
    • MicroLogix 1400 PLCs
    • MicroLogix 1400 Communications Adapter
    • GuardLogix 5580 1756-L81E PLCs
    • GuardLogix 5570 1756-L71 PLCs
    • 1756 Armor ControlLogix 5570 PLCs
    • 1789 SoftLogix Software-Defined PLC

IT Detections Added:

Note: These new capabilities are included with NNM and do not require Industrial Security.
  • 22 new IoT Device Detections were added including devices from:
    • D-Link Camera Detections (4)
    • D-Link Home IoT Hub (2)
    • D-Link Smart Door Sensor (1)
    • D-Link Smart Siren (2)
    • D-Link Smart Plugs (2)
    • D-Link Water Sensors (2)
    • Edimax Network Camera (1)
    • Edimax Smart Plug (1)
    • EDNET Smart Camera (1)
    • EDNET Smart IoT Gateway (1)
    • Lightify IoT Bridge (1)
    • Belkin WEMO Insight Switch (1)
    • Belkin WEMO Link (1)
    • Belkin WEMO Switch Smart Plug (1)
    • Withings Body Scale (1)
  • Reclassified 18 Printer Detections as IoT System Type

Bug Fixes

  • NNM crashes in HPM when processing reports_reset()

File Names & Checksums

File MD5
5.6.0-nnm-5.6.0-osx.dmg 58288e4f692c9ae493d9eb56bf16231a
5.6.0-nnm-5.6.0-es5.x86_64.rpm b9aded1d9d524d19eee3638f76094e15
5.6.0-nnm-5.6.0-es7.x86_64.rpm 15bcd776cc97acb249d963f5b65acda8
5.6.0-nnm-5.6.0-x64.exe aab6da21dcfe8d747bd887ffec7f4d50
5.6.0-nnm-5.6.0-es6.x86_64.rpm b23c89f55c7cde760814e764bb022b35

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