Scan Requirements

To run a scan that audits Azure, you must set up the Azure Environment and your or Nessus scan credentials.

Azure Environment Setup

Set up the Azure environment as described in _____ Tenable for Microsoft Azure Guide


The plugin requires one of two supported credential sets.

Password: This legacy credential set requires the username and password of a scan account created in Azure AD, as well as the Application ID of a registered application.

Key: This credential set requires the Application ID and Client Secret of a registered application as well as the Tenant ID.

For information on configuring credentials, see ____ and ____ in the Tenable for Microsoft Azure Guide.