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Whats New in Nessus 6.2

This week, Tenable released a maintenance update for the Nessus vulnerability scanner. This update delivers several new features and some minor bug fixes. The new features are described here.

PCI DSS and Security: The Podcast

In the first Down the Security Rabbithole podcast for 2015, Tenable’s Jeff Man joins the hosts in a lively and engaging discussion about the truths behind the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and some of the common PCI myths in

“Countdown to Zero Day” is a Must Read

Recently there have been several great books that illustrate the importance of information security in today’s world, including Kevin Mitnick’s “Ghost in the Wires,” Andy Greenberg’s “This Machine Kills Secrets” and Brian Krebs’ “Spam Nation.” Joining the list at the

Auditing a Salesforce.com Account with Nessus

Imagine you woke up one day and realized that your top competitor had siphoned off a list of all your customers, sales leads, future customers, and product pricing. You might think that couldn’t happen on your watch, right?

Regin Malware: Its Targets and How You Can Detect It

On the 24th of November 2014, a major anti-malware vendor released a report concerning a long running piece of backdoor Trojan malware, now called “Regin.” We at Tenable Network Security were aware of this report on the Sunday before the release, and looked

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