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Nessus Vulnerability Scanner

We retired NeXpose as our vulnerability scanner at the end of September, 2012. In its place, we offer Nessus.
Feed Information Security has purchased a Professional Feed for Nessus, the popular vulnerability scanner from Tenable Network Security.
Service If you are a Local Support Provider, you are welcome to use it to scan your hosts on Penn's network. Even if you have a license of your own, you might like to see your network from an outside perspective.
Details For more details about its capabilities, please see the Tenable site: and note that we are running Nessus 5.
Accounts If you'd like to get an account, please let us know. If you already have an account, you can access it here:
Policies Details of policies defined in Nessus are available here.

Last updated: Friday, October 12, 2012


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