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View Vulnerability Instance Details

Required User Role: Basic, Scan Operator, Standard, Scan Manager, or Administrator

To view details for a specific vulnerability instance in the new interface:

  1. In the upper-left corner of the Vulnerability Management Overview dashboard, click the Tenable logo.

    The left navigation plane appears.

  2. In the left navigation plane, click Vulnerabilities.

    The Vulnerabilities plane appears.

    By default, this plane displays the By Plugin tab. The tab contains the Time Since First Seen widgets and the plugins table. The plugins table lists plugins by decreasing severity.

  3. In the plugins table, click the plugin where you want to view details.

    The plugin preview plane appears. For more information about this plane, see View Plugin Details.

  4. On the left edge of the preview plane, click the button.

    The expanded plugin plane appears. By default, the Vulnerabilities tab is active. In this tab, you can view, filter, and search for vulnerability instances.

  5. In the vulnerability instances table, you can do the following:

    Action Steps
    View asset details for the vulnerability instance

    Click the asset row.

    The asset preview plane appears. This plane contains a brief summary of asset details.

    View the plugin output for a vulnerability instance

    Click the details button in the Output column of the row.

    The plugin output plane appears. This plane contains a brief summary of details related to the scan that identified the vulnerability instance.

    Display table rows with plugin output

    Do the following:

    1. In the table header, click the standard density button.
    2. Click Output View.

    Display the standard table view

    Do the following:

    1. In the table header, click the output density button.

    2. Click Standard Density View.

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