Web Proxy Settings Section
The Web Proxy Settings section configures the settings for a web proxy if one is needed for plugin updates. These settings include the proxy host IP address, port, username, password, and, if a custom agent string is needed, a user-agent box.
|The host address of the web proxy server.
|The port of the web proxy server.
|The username for the web proxy server.
|The password for the web proxy server.
|The user agent for the web proxy server, if your proxy requires a preset user agent.
|Web Proxy Method
The authentication method Tenable Nessus Network Monitor uses to connect to the web proxy server.
Select one of the following from the drop-down:
Note: For the auto and basic methods, the web proxy Username and Password values are required for Tenable Nessus Network Monitor to engage with the proxy.