Nessus

PlexTrac supports importing files from Nessus in XML Export 2.0 or Nessus file formats. Nessus scans vulnerabilities on various assets, including servers, network devices, virtual machines, and endpoints. It identifies vulnerabilities and configuration issues that attackers could exploit and provides detailed reports on these findings.

Field Mappings

Below are the field mappings from Nessus to PlexTrac, broken up by findings and assets.

Tables include the following columns:

  • Nessus Field: the field name in Nessus

  • Direction: displays the direction in the flow of data occurring for the integration

  • PlexTrac Field: the field name in PlexTrac

  • Notes: Additional information on the business rules

Finding Field Mappings

Below are the mappings of fields. If a field is not listed, PlexTrac does not currently import it.

Nessus FieldDirectionPlexTrac Field

Plugin Id Name

-->

Finding Title

Plugin Id Description

-->

Finding Description

CVSS2

-->

CVSS Type

CVSS2 Base Score

-->

CVSS Score

CVSS2

-->

CVSS Vector

CVSS3

-->

CVSS Type

CVSS3 Base Score

-->

CVSS Score

CVSS3

-->

CVSS Vector

Synopsis

-->

Custom Field "Synopsis"

See Also

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Refrences

Solution

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Recomendations

Asset Field Mappings

Below are the mappings of fields and any notes to provide context. If a field is not listed, PlexTrac does not currently import it.

Nessus FieldDirectionPlexTrac FieldNotes

Known IP or FQDN

-->

Asset Name

If a FQDN value exists in Nessus, this populates both the asset and host_fqdn fields in PlexTrac.

If there is no FQDN value, the IP address from Nessus populates the asset and knownips fields.

If FQDN and IP address values exist in Nessus, the FQDN value populates both the asset and host_fqdn fields, and the IP address populates the knownips field.

Plugin Output

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Asset Evidence

Known Ip Addresses

-->

Known IP Addresses

NetBIOS Name

-->

NetBIOS Name

Operating System

-->

Operating System

Host RDNS

-->

Host RDNS

Total CVEs

-->

Total CVEs

Host FQDN

-->

Host FQDN

MAC Address

-->

MAC Address

Ports

-->

Affected Ports

Service

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Affected Ports

Protocol

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Affected Ports

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