Scan Results

You can view scan results to help you understand your organization’s security posture and vulnerabilities. Color-coded indicators and customizable viewing options allow you to customize how you view your scan’s data.

You can view scan results in one of several views:

Page Description


In Nessus Manager, the default scan results page displays the Dashboard view.


The Hosts page displays all scanned targets.


List of identified vulnerabilities, sorted by severity.


If the scan includes compliance checks, this list displays counts and details sorted by vulnerability severity.

If the scan is configured for compliance scanning, the button allows you to navigate between the Compliance and Vulnerability results.


If the scan's results include Remediation information, this list displays suggested remediations that address the highest number of vulnerabilities.


The Notes page displays additional information about the scan and the scan’s results.


The History displays a listing of scans: Start Time, End Time, and the Scan Statuses.