To complete the installation process, you must complete the setup for the Tenable Add-on for Splunk.

Before you begin:

Required User Role: Administrator

  • You must have your Tenable.io API keys.

    Note: For your Tenable.io integration:

    • You must generate an API key in Tenable.io to complete the configuration.  See the Tenable.io user guide for instructions on how to generate an API key. (Do not use this API key for any other third party or custom built application or integration. It must be unique for each installed instance of the integration.)

To complete the setup for the Tenable Add-on for Splunk:

  1. Log in to your data collection node.
  2. In the left navigation bar, click Tenable Add-on for Splunk.

  3. Click the Configuration tab.

  4. Click the Add button.

    A new window appears.

  1. Enter the necessary information for each field, described in the chart below.

    Input Parameters Description
    Account Name (Required) The unique name for each Tenable.io data input.
    Tenable Account Type (Required) The Tenable application - Tenable.io.
    Address (Required) The host name or IP address for Tenable.io.
    Verify SSL Certificate If enabled, Splunk verifies the SSL certificate in Tenable.io.
    Access Key Your Tenable.io API Access Key.
    Secret Key Your Tenable.io API Secret Key.
  2. Click Add to complete the configuration.

Note: Next, you must create an input for the Tenable Add-On for Splunk.