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Add or Edit Managed Credentials for a Scan
Note: Managed credentials are not supported when deploying Tenable.io on-prem.
To add or edit a managed credential for a scan:
In the top navigation bar, click Scans.
The My Scans page appears.
Create a new scan.
In the scans table:
- Click the scan you want to edit
- Click Configure.
- Click the Credentials tab.
Add an existing managed credential.
In the Add Managed Credential section, click Add.
The Select Credentials to Add to Scan window appears. This window contains the managed credentials table.
The managed credentials table contains any credentials where you have Can Use or Can Edit permissions. For more information, see Configure User Permissions for a Managed Credential.
In the managed credentials table, select the check box next to each managed credential you want to add.
Tip: To search for a managed credential in the table, type your search criteria in the text box, and click the button.
- Click Add.
-or-Convert a scan-specific credential to a managed credential.
If adding a new credential, click the credential type in the Add Credentials list, then configure the credential settings.
If converting an existing credential, click the credential in the list of credentials assigned to the scan.
- Click Save to Managed Credentials.
- Enter a name for the managed credential.
Tenable.io adds the managed credential and assigns you Can Edit user permissions for the credential.
If you want to add other user permissions, see Configure User Permissions for a Managed Credential.
-or-Edit a managed credential assigned to a scan.
Note: You can only view or edit settings for managed credential where you have Can Edit permissions.
In the list of credentials assigned to the scan, click the credential you want to edit.
The credential settings appear.
Make your changes to the credential settings.
Click Apply Changes.
Tenable.io determines whether any other scans use the managed credential and prompts you to confirm the changes.
If you want to save the changes to the managed credential, click Yes. Tenable.io saves your changes.
If you want to cancel the changes you made, click Cancel. Tenable.io discards your changes.