As information about new vulnerabilities is discovered and released into the general public domain, Tenable Research designs programs to detect them. These programs are named plugins and are written in the Nessus Attack Scripting Language (NASL). The plugins contain vulnerability information, a simplified set of remediation actions and the algorithm to test for the presence of the security issue. Tenable Research has published 125078 plugins, covering 49413 CVE IDs and 29528 Bugtraq IDs.


700422Google Chrome < 72.0.3626.121 Use-After-FreeNessus Network MonitorWeb Clientshigh
700474Microsoft Software Update DNS Query DetectionNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detectioninfo
700473Microsoft Software Update DNS Query DetectionNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detectioninfo
123012Mozilla Firefox < 66.0.1NessusWindowshigh
123011Mozilla Firefox < 66.0.1NessusMacOS X Local Security Checkshigh
123010Rockwell Automation RSLinx Classic ENGINE.dll Stack Buffer Overflow (CVE-2019-6553)NessusSCADAcritical
123009Fortinet FortiClient Local Privilege EscalationNessusWindowshigh
123008Atlassian Confluence < 6.6.12 / 6.7.x < 6.12.3 / 6.13.x < 6.13.3 / 6.14.x < 6.14.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusCGI abuseshigh
123007Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center Installed (Linux / Unix)
123006Drupal 7.x < 7.65 / 8.5.x < 8.5.14 / 8.6.x < 8.6.13 XSS (SA-CORE-2019-004)NessusCGI abuses : XSSmedium
121189Security Updates for Microsoft Team Foundation Server (January 2019)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinsmedium
118930Security Updates for Microsoft Word Products (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118929Security Updates for Microsoft Skype for Business and Microsoft Lync (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinsmedium
118928Security Updates for Outlook (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118927Security Updates for Microsoft Office Web Apps (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118926Security Updates for Microsoft Office Viewer Products (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118924Security Updates for Microsoft Office Compatibility Products (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118923Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118921Security Updates for Microsoft Excel Products (November 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinshigh
118920KB4467700: Windows Server 2008 November 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletinscritical