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Nessus Now Audits Huawei VRP Configurations

by Paul Asadoorian on July 8, 2014

As part of Tenable's Continuous Monitoring Solution , Nessus, Nessus Enterprise and Nessus Enterprise Cloud users can now perform configuration audits against Huawei devices running the Versatile Routing Platform (VRP). Huawei (pronounced "wah-way") is a manufacturer of several different types of...

Announcing Singapore MAS Technology Risk Management Dashboard

by Dick Bussiere on July 1, 2014

Tenable is pleased to announce a dashboard designed to assist our Singapore Financial Services Industry customers to comply with the Monetary Authority of Singapore Technology Risk Management Guidelines. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has published a refreshed set of Technology Risk...

Establishing Your Own Metrics: What to Do

by Marcus J. Ranum on July 1, 2014

In this blog series on SecurityWeek, Tenable CSO Marcus Ranum advises security professionals on how they can create and share metrics in their jobs. These metrics can create better understanding and awareness about the success of their approaches, as well as allow them to build support for programs...

Detecting the Amazon Web Services Cloud Attack with Nessus

by Manish Patel on June 20, 2014

On June 17 th , a planned attack against hosting provider, Code Spaces , brought the company to its knees and resulted in the company shutting down its business. In this case, the attacker gained access to the company’s Amazon EC2 control panel and left messages asking for reply back via email. The...

Nessus 5.2.7 and PVS 4.0.3 Are Available for Download

by Paul Asadoorian on June 12, 2014

Nessus® 5.2.7 and Passive Vulnerability Scanner™ 4.0.3 are now available for download. Today Tenable has released maintenance updates for two separate products, The Nessus vulnerability scanner and the Passive Vulnerability Scanner (PVS™). Customers are strongly encouraged to apply these updates to...

Nessus Leverages Threat Intelligence from ThreatGRID

by Narayan Makaram on June 12, 2014

Tenable released a new Nessus® plugin – Microsoft Windows Known Bad AutoRuns (Plugin id 74442), which detects the presence of advanced malware on endpoints based on threat intelligence from ThreatGRID. The threat intelligence includes Scheduled Tasks, AutoRuns, and other Windows Registry entries...

Announcing SEC OCIE Dashboards for Financial Services

by Aarij Khan on June 11, 2014

Tenable is excited to release a set of dashboards, reports and components that help our financial services customers collect and document necessary data for the SEC Office of Compliance Inspection Examinations Risk Alert. The Risk Alert includes an Appendix that is a sample request for documents...

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