Freeze Windows

Freeze windows allow you to schedule times when Nessus Manager suspends certain agent activities for all linked agents. This activity includes:

  • Receiving and applying software updates
  • Receiving plugin updates
  • Installing or executing agent scans

You can configure a permanent blackout window and global settings for how blackout windows work for linked agents. To configure global blackout window settings, see Modify Blackout Window Settings.

To manage blackout windows, use the following procedures: