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Nessus 3.0.6 and 2.2.10 released
Tenable Network Security, Inc. is proud to announce the availability
of Nessus 3.0.6 for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris and FreeBSD.

* Nessus 3.0.6 contains the following fixes :

- Fixed a cross site scripting vulnerability in the Windows GUI
- Fixed a possible segfault condition occuring when multiple clients
simultaneously log into the nessusd server
- Fixed a memory leak in nasl scripts containing a function on_exit()
- Improved performance when logging into nessusd
- The scan does not fail any more if the main nessusd process runs
out of file descriptors (this would occur on Solaris with max_host
set to a value higher than 200)
- Several fixes in the NASL interpreter
- Builds for Fedora Core 7 and Red Hat ES 5

* Also, Nessus 2.2.10 has been released as well. It contains the
following fixes :

- The KBs files of the named hosts also contain their IP addresses
(patch by Hubert Seiwert and Richard Moore,
- Fixed a crash when copying an array of array containing NULL items
- Fixed bug#1606 in libpcap-nessus
- Fixed a crash occuring on x86-64 (bug#1546)

Nessus 3.0.6 and 2.2.10 can be obtained at


-- Renaud
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