Welcome to Tenable for Hashicorp Vault

Last Updated: February 21, 2020

This document provides information and steps for integrating Tenable applications with Hashicorp Vault.

Integrating Tenable applications with Hashicorp Vault provides security administrators with options to secure and tightly control access to tokens, passwords, certificates, and encryption keys for protecting machines, applications and sensitive data using the user interface, CLI, or HTTP API.

You can integrate Hashicorp Vault with Tenable.io or Nessus.

Note: Hashicorp Vault provides options for, both, KV v1 and v2. However, Tenable only supports integration with KV v1.

The benefits of integrating Tenable applications with Hashicorp Vault include:

  • Central management of secrets to reduce secrets sprawl

  • Access management to secrets in a multi-cloud world

  • A streamline of the lifecycle of secrets making them easier to consume through various strategies

For additional information about Hashicorp Vault, see the Hashicorp website.