Add a Root CA

These steps describe how to add a root certificate authority (CA) public certificate to the list of trusted scanners for Nessus.


  1. If your certificate is in PEM format, save the certificate as a text file.

    Tip: You can save more than one certificate in a single text file.

  2. Rename the file
  3. Move the file to your plugins directory:

    The CA is available for use in Nessus.