Modify Agent Settings

Use this procedure to modify agent settings in Nessus Manager.

To modify agent settings:

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Sensors.

    The Linked Agents page appears. By default, Linked Agents is selected in the left navigation menu and the Linked Agents tab is active.

  2. Do any of the following:
    • To modify system-wide agent settings:
      1. Click the Settings tab.
      2. Modify the settings as described in System-Wide Agent Settings.
      3. Click Save.
    • To modify agent settings remotely, see

    • To modify agent blackout window settings, see Modify Blackout Window Settings.
  3. Modify the settings as necessary.

    Tip: To modify agent blackout window settings, see Modify Blackout Window Settings.

  4. Click Save.

    Nessus Manager saves your changes.