This 2011-03-07 release is a product update.
- Content updates include new checks for vulnerabilities, patch verification, and compliance with security policies.
- Product updates include performance improvements, bug fixes, and new features.
Fingerprinting of Windows 7 and 2008 R2 SP1
Windows scanning now includes fingerprinting of Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 2008 R2 SP1 operating systems for more granular coverage of these assets.
Correct storage of MAC addresses
The database now stores asset MAC addresses correctly so that they appear properly in the console Web interface and reports.
Better Unix scanning
Scan performance has improved on Unix targets with mounted network file systems.
More accurate cross-site scripting detection
Web scans are now more accurate when checking for persistent cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.
Better OpenSSH checks on BSD
A check for a vulnerable version of OpenSSH version 2 now works properly on BSD Unix scan targets.