API Keys Setup

To set up your API keys:

  1. Log in to BeyondInsight.
  2. Click Configuration.

    The general configuration menu appears.

  3. Click API Registrations.

    The API configuration menu appears.

  4. Click Create API Registration.

  5. Select API Key Policy.

  6. Enter a name for the API Registration.

    Note: This name does not need to match your username. You do not need to enter anything under Key, it is automatically generated.

    Caution: Do not select any Authentication Rule Options when using the API with Tenable integrations. This may cause the integration to fail.

  7. Configure Authentication Rules by clicking Add Authentication Rule. Configure an IP address or range of IP addresses of one or more scanners.

  8. Click Create Registration.

Once saved, the API Key is available for future requests.