BeyondTrust Network Security Scanner 6.7.4 Release Notes

February 13, 2020

Release Availability:

  • This release is available by download from the BeyondTrust Client Portal ( and by using the BeyondTrust Auto-Updater.
  • The MD5 signature is: 402434663c22447526c262b4530d6e76.
  • The SHA-1 signature is: bbb644f6b7876071aca11b33c50dc1fb4fb556b5.

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Added End of Life Notice to product startup.
  • Added optional TreatImagesAsHosts parameter to Get-RetinaScanResults PowerShell cmdlet.
  • Added HTTP/S CHECK_CREDENTIALS check type.
  • Removed audit dependencies on machine enumeration job option.
  • Improved sending of non-vulnerable audit findings to management console in cases where administrative access is not granted (light writeback mode 3).
  • Removed deprecated scan job options from PowerShell interface.
  • Improved backported OS detection when a port banner is retrieved after OS detection has completed.
  • SQLite component upgraded to version 3.31.0.
  • Allow newer cumulative CHECK_ORACLE_PATCH audits to supersede older ones.
  • Allow newer cumulative REMOTE_ORACLE_PATCH audits to supersede older ones.
  • Order of SSH script directories changed to improve directory selection.

Issues Resolved:

  • Resolved issue in which reporter module writes messages to incorrect output (stderr vs stdout).
  • Resolved issue in which there is a scanner exception in database enumeration due to an orphaned thread.
  • Resolved issue in which SCAP scans against Oracle databases fail due to missing component.
  • Resolved false positive in audit 16862 (NFS Server Without Shares Detected) due to incorrectly selecting a UDP port instead of a TCP port.
  • Resolved scanner exception in SSH-based OS detection due to a potential double free.