Update a Specific Plugin Archive

Required User Role: User with administrator privileges

To see and copy the full command for your specific operating system, see the Command Quick Reference.


If you want to supply a plugin archive (e.g., for offline updates or supplying custom plugins), add the file name after the update command:

# nessuscli update examplefilename.tar.gz


* Update successful. The changes will be automatically processed by Nessus.

Command Quick Reference

For the full command for your operating system, see the following: