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Configure Industrial Security for use with NNM

  1. Install Industrial Security using the following command:

    rpm -ivh /path/to/industrial-security-1.?.?-es?_x86_64.rpm

  2. In your browser, navigate to either of the following URLs and follow the prompts:
    • https://localhost:8837
  3. Log into Industrial Securitywith the default credentials (admin/admin)

  4. In the Quick Setup dialog, change your password.

  5. Click Next Step.
  6. Register your copy of Industrial Security using the Activation Code you received from Tenable, Inc..

    Tip: Alternatively, this can be done from the command line by using $ /opt/industrial-security/bin/industrial-security -a <ActivationCode> in Linux or C:> cd "C:\Program Files\Tenable\Industrial Security\" C:> industrial-security.exe -a <ActivationCode> in Windows.

  7. On the Industrial Security home page, click Settings.
  8. Click the Sensor Configuration tab.

  9. Locate and copy the IS Linking Key. The IS Linking Key is a 64-character hex string used to connect an Nessus Network Monitor sensor to this Industrial Security host.
  10. Install the Nessus Network Monitor application using the following command:

    rpm -ivh /path/to/nnm-5.?.?-es?_x86_64.rpm

  11. In your browser, navigate to either of the following URLs and follow the prompts:
    • https://localhost:8835
  12. Log into NNM using the default credentials (admin/admin).

  13. In the Quick Setup dialog, change your password.

  14. Click Next Step.
  15. In the Activation Code field, enter IndustrialSecurity.

    Additional fields appear.

  16. In the Industrial Security Host field, enter the IP address of the machine where you installed the Industrial Security application.
  17. In the Industrial Security Key field, enter the Industrial Security Linking Key you located above.
  18. In the NNM Name field, enter a name for the NNM host you're setting up.

    Tip: This is the name that appears in IS once a connection is established and identifies this specific sensor to differentiate between this host and other NNM sensors you may install elsewhere on your network.

  19. Click Next Step.
  20. Click on the network interfaces you wish to monitor and enter the network ranges you wish to monitor on those interfaces.

    Note: To monitor all network ranges including VLAN support, enter, vlan, 0::/0, vlan 0::/0

  21. Click Finish.

    A Setup Completed Succesfully notification appears and you return to the NNM Monitoring Dashboard.

    Tip: To validate your NNM sensor host and your Industrial Security application connection, return to the Industrial Security application, click Settings > Sensor Configuration and verify that the NNM Host is in the Sensors List.

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