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Launch a Nessus Scan

Steps

  1. On the Monitoring page, in the upper right corner, click the Actions drop-down box.

    -or-

    In the Assets or Vulnerabilites section, select the check boxes for the assets you want to scan, and in the upper right corner, locate the Actions menu.

  2. Select Launch Scan.

    The Launch Basic Nessus Scan window appears.

  3. Configure the scan options as necessary and click the Launch button.

    The scan opens in the Nessus interface. Refer to the Nessus documentation for further instructions.

Note: To launch scans on Nessus 6.8.x or higher, Industrial Security must be configured to restrict access to TLS 1.2 or higher. See Application Settings Section for more information.

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