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Link an Existing Scanner

This procedure describes how to link a Nessus scanner or PVS instance. Once linked, a scanner can be managed locally and selected when configuring scans.


  1. In, access the Scans page.
  2. On the left side of the page, click Scanners.

    The Scanners section appears.

  3. In the Linked Scanners subsection, copy the Linking Key.
  4. Access the Nessus Scanner or PVS instance, and link by entering the following options:







    The Linking Key specific to your instance of that you copied in step 3. It will look something like the following string:


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