All features, including SCAP support, audit and customization dialogs, PowerShell integration and reporting, and the guided user interface, using the Microsoft .NET framework require Microsoft .NET 4.5.2 and higher.
Microsoft Universal C Runtime must be installed for Vulnerability Management (Powered by Retina) 6.4.0 and higher.
Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 x86 runtimes must be installed for Vulnerability Management (Powered by Retina) 6.4.0 and higher.
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 x86 runtimes must be installed for Vulnerability Management (Powered by Retina) 6.0.1 and higher.
If you wish to scan offline VMware virtual machines without powering them on prior to scanning, is required.
VMware offline scanning requires VMware's Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK). Log into the Support Portal at www.beyondtrust.com/support and consult KB001042 for directions on obtaining and installing the VMware VDDK.
An ODBC driver must installed before scanning MySQL databases. Connector/ODBC 5.1 or higher is recommended.
If scanning instances of Amazon Web Services, BeyondInsight is required.
New Features and Enhancements
Added support for the following Center for Internet Security (CIS) SCAP benchmarks: CIS Microsoft IIS 10 Benchmark v1.1.1 and CIS Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise Release 1803 Benchmark v1.5.0.
Added support for the following Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) benchmark, Microsoft Windows Server 2016 STIG Benchmark - Ver 1, Rel 8.
Upgraded the Auto-Update component to version 2.8.1.
Upgraded the SQLite component to version 3.28.0.
Expanded support for Cisco IOS-XE devices including user enumeration.
Resolved an issue with the XML Assessment Report's "<auditExtend>' nodes not sorting properly.[TFS-180910] Resolved an issue with white space appearing for audits added via an auto-update.
Resolved an issue with the audit cache file creation process not validating the consistency of the audits database.
Resolved an issue with CGI audits registering false positive results due to how 302 redirect responses were being handled.
Resolved an issue with scanner exceptions occurring when enumerating targets with a large number of roaming profiles.
Resolved an issue with the Audit Group dialog not being translated into Japanese.
Resolved an issue with syslog alerts failing to connect to remote servers.
Resolved an issue with a scanner exception occurring because a null pointer dereference was returned when probing for IP protocols.
Resolved an issue with the Audit Group dialog containing incorrect CVSS v3.0 scoring.
Resolved an issue with audits registering false positives because of local security scanners detecting incorrect file versions.
Resolved an issue with the incorrect central policy warning message displaying when scheduling a scan.
Resolved an issue with scanner exceptions occuring while enumerating services on Linux systems via csh.
Resolved an issue with Solaris and SunOS distributions returning false positives against back-ported vulnerabilities.
Resolved an issue with web application scanning failing to run after certain over-install conditions.
VMware offline scanning is supported only for virtual machines with Windows installed as the guest operating system.
For (formerly Retina) 651 and UVM embedded scanners, database scanning works only for Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle databases. MySQL database scanning is not supported.
Authentication requirements for custom audits are not properly defined.
After the Retina Engine service has stopped, the raw packet driver continues to run.
When using the Retina Local Scan Service option, SCAP scan jobs running against Red Hat targets could take several minutes to enter a paused or scan restricted state .