Nessus Network Monitor < 6.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (TNS-2022-10)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 161211


A vulnerability scanner installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Nessus Network Monitor (NNM) installed on the remote host is prior to 6.0.1. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in third-party software.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Nessus Network Monitor version 6.0.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 161211

File Name: nnm_6_0_1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 5/16/2022

Updated: 6/3/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-3711


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:tenable:nnm

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Tenable NNM, Host/nnm_installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/9/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/9/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-3711, CVE-2021-3712, CVE-2021-41182, CVE-2021-41183, CVE-2021-41184, CVE-2021-4160, CVE-2022-0778