Create a Scan

Note: For a demonstration on how to create a scan, see the Scanning Operations video.

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Scans.

    The My Scans page appears.

  2. In the upper right corner, click the New Scan button.

    The Scan Templates page appears.

  3. Click the scan template that you want to use.

  4. Configure the scan's settings.

  5. Do one of the following:

    • To launch the scan immediately, click the down button, and then click Launch.

      Nessus saves and launches the scan.

    • To launch the scan later, click the Save button.

      Nessus saves the scan.