NeXpose Release November 1, 2010 (Product)

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This 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.


NTLMv2 authentication on WMI targets

  • The product now uses NTLMv2 protocols to become authenticated on scan targets that share management information according to Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) standards. This expands your range of accessible scan targets in Windows environments that enforce WMI communication policies.


Bug fixes

  • Bug fixes improve scan accuracy on several target programs, giving you better information for assessing security and prioritizing remediation projects
    o Adobe Acrobat Professional versions are now fingerprinted correctly.
    o Apple QuickTime version 7.5 is now fingerprinted correctly.
    o False positives have been eliminated in Microsoft patch checks.