Tenable Security Center 6.0.0 / 6.1.0 / 6.1.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (TNS-2023-26)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 178941


An instance of Tenable SecurityCenter installed on the remote system is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its self-reported version, the Tenable Security Center running on the remote host is either 6.0.0, 6.1.0 or 6.1.1. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the TNS-2023-26 advisory.

- Tenable Security Center leverages third-party software to help provide underlying functionality. One of the third-party components (OpenSSL) was found to contain vulnerabilities, and updated versions have been made available by the providers. Out of caution, and in line with best practice, Tenable has upgraded the bundled components to address the potential impact of these issues. Tenable Security Center Patch SC-202307.1-6.x updates OpenSSL to 3.0.9 to address the identified vulnerabilities. Tenable has released Patch SC-202307.1-6.x to address these issues. The installation files can be obtained from the Tenable Downloads Portal: https://www.tenable.com/downloads/security-center (CVE-2023-0465, CVE-2023-0466, CVE-2023-1255, CVE-2023-2650)

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


Apply Tenable Security Center Patch SC-202307.1-6.x.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 178941

File Name: securitycenter_6_1_1_tns_2023_26.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: combined

Agent: unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 7/27/2023

Updated: 5/10/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-0466


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:tenable:securitycenter

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/25/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/21/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-0465, CVE-2023-0466, CVE-2023-1255, CVE-2023-2650