Press Releases

Tenable Network Security Announces Malware Detection for Nessus Vulnerability Scanner

May 30, 2012

The World's Most Widely Deployed Scanner Fills Critical Security Gaps by Incorporating Malware Intelligence from Twenty-Five Antivirus Solutions

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), today announced new malicious process detection capabilities on Windows computers for the Nessus® vulnerability scanner. This new functionality complements and extends enterprise-grade antivirus (AV) solutions and empowers businesses to discover often-overlooked and difficult-to-detect malicious software like Flame.

Tenable Network Security Named Top ‘Cyber Warrior’ at Baltimore SmartCEO VOLT Awards

May 16, 2012

Award Highlights Tenable's Cybersecurity Innovation, Leadership, and Global Economic Success

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), announced today that it has been awarded the Baltimore SmartCEO VOLT Award in the "Cyber Warrior" category, recognizing Tenable as the top mid-size cybersecurity technology provider in the greater Baltimore area. Tenable was selected for its unique approach to vulnerability assessment and network monitoring. The company is revolutionizing the security landscape by moving organizations from point-in-time risk awareness to real-time risk assessment — arming enterprises with the intelligence to make the best possible security decisions to safeguard their networks from internal and external threats.

Tenable Network Security Named Assured Compliance Assessment Solution for the Defense Information Systems Agency

April 20, 2012

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), announced today it has been selected by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) as the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS). Tenable products will be available to the Department of Defense (DoD) and select Federal intelligence agencies to provide a complete and continuous view of network configuration, compliance and risk.

Tenable's technology was selected by DISA because it met DISA's requirements for a fully-integrated vulnerability assessment platform offering. Tenable's technology offers:

Tenable Network Security Delivers New Edition of Unified Security Monitoring™ Platform

April 17, 2012

SecurityCenter Version 4.4 Enhances Vulnerability Management through Performance Improvements, Enhanced Reporting and User Interfaces, Improved Integration, and More

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), today announced the availability of SecurityCenter version 4.4. The central component of Tenable's USM platform, SecurityCenter provides robust enterprise security monitoring by uniquely combining active and passive vulnerability assessment with log and event monitoring to create intelligent and actionable reports and real-time and flexible dashboards for security and compliance.

Tenable Network Security Releases Enhanced Version of the Nessus Perimeter Service

April 17, 2012

Approved Scanning Vendor Reduces Risk and Costs by Streamlining PCI Compliance for Enterprise Networks

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), announced today the availability of the newest version of its Nessus® Perimeter Service. Tenable's Nessus Perimeter Service extends the power of the world's most widely-deployed vulnerability scanner to help businesses protect payment card data, identify network and web application vulnerabilities, and demonstrate compliance with the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

Mobile Device Vulnerability Management Flagged as Top Concern for Security Professionals in 2012

April 2, 2012

Nearly 70 percent of security pros at RSA Conference admit they have no way of identifying known mobile device vulnerabilities on their network

New findings from a Tenable Network Security study have revealed that mobile device vulnerability management is a top concern for security professionals for the next 12 to 15 months. According to the study, nearly 70 percent of attendees surveyed at the RSA Conference 2012 said mobile device vulnerability management is 'very important' when compared with other security initiatives.

Tenable Network Security Recognized for Strong Business Growth By ACG National Capital

March 27, 2012

Win Marks the Third Recognition for Year-Over-Year Growth Within the Past Seven Months

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), today announced that it has won the Emerging Growth Company Award from ACG National Capital at the 2012 Corporate Growth Awards Gala. The award is annually presented to D.C. Metro businesses with under $50 million in revenue that have exhibited consistent, sustainable and profitable growth.

Tenable Network Security Certified as Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) by PCI Security Standards Council

March 12, 2012

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), announced today the Tenable PCI Scanning Service has successfully completed PCI Scanning Vendor Compliance Testing. As an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV), Tenable helps businesses ensure the safety and security of payment card data, identify network and web application vulnerabilities "from the cloud," and demonstrate compliance with the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

Tenable Network Security Takes RSA 2012 by Storm

February 24, 2012

Four Tenable thought leaders featured in six speaking engagements at top industry event

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), has announced that four thought leaders from Tenable's team have been selected to speak in six different speaking tracks at RSA Conference 2012, highlighting the company's deep bench of security experts. 

Tenable is one of the only security providers in @RSAconference history to have four or more speakers.

Tenable Network Security Adds IBM iSeries Support To Nessus®

February 23, 2012

Dozens of Security-Related Checks Expand Enterprise System Configuration Coverage

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), today announced support for configuration checks of IBM iSeries systems. Tenable's iSeries support is provided through plugins to the Nessus Vulnerability Scanner, the industry's most powerful and comprehensive vulnerability and configuration assessment solution for enterprises and security professionals.

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