Tenable Network Security Podcast Episode 164 - "Detecting Portable Devices, Losing Private Keys"

Welcome to the Tenable Network Security Podcast Episode 164


New & Notable Plugins


Passive Vulnerability Scanner

Vulnerability Detection

General Detection

From the plugin description: Financial Information eXchange (FIX) protocol. The remote client is running a FIX application. This protocol is used by financial institutions to exchange data. The FIX protocol has very few built-in security controls and, instead, relies on industry standard encryption (PGP, SSL/TLS, etc.) to protect the stream. The PVS has just observed this client initiate a LOGON request without encryption set.

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