Database (Legacy) Integration

Tenable Nessus Manager provides full database support for CyberArk. Complete the following steps to configure Tenable Nessus Manager with CyberArk Vault


  • CyberArk account
  • Nessus Manager account

To configure Database integration:

  1. Log in to Tenable Nessus Manager‑.

  2. Click Scans.

    The My Scans page appears.

  3. Click + New Scan.

    The Scan Templates page appears.

  1. Select a Scan Template. For demonstration, the Advanced Network Scan template is used.

    The scan configuration page appears.

  2. In the Name box, type a name for the scan.
  3. In the Targets box, type an IP address, hostname, or range of IP addresses
  4. (Optional) You can add a description, folder location, scanner location, and specify target groups.

  5. Click the Credentials tab.

    The Credentials options appear.

  6. In the Categories drop-down, select Database.

    The Database options appear.

  7. Click Database.

    The Database options appear.

  8. Click the Database Type drop-down.

  9. The Database field options appear.

  10. From the Database Type drop-down, select Oracle.

  11. From the Auth Type drop-down, select CyberArk.

    The CyberArk field options appear.

  1. Configure each field for the Database authentication. See the Nessus User Guide to view detailed descriptions for each option.

    Caution: Tenable strongly recommends encrypting communication between the Nessus scanner and the CyberArk AIM gateway using HTTPS and/or client certificates. For information on securing the connection, refer to the Nessus User Guide and the Central Credential Provider Implementation Guide located at (login required).

  1. Click Save.