Modify Agent Settings

Use this procedure to modify agent settings in Nessus Manager or Tenable.io.

To modify agent settings in Tenable.io or Nessus Manager 8.11 and earlier:

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Scans.

    The My Scans page appears.

  2. In the left navigation bar, click Agents.

    The Agents page appears.

  3. Click the Agent Settings tab.
  4. Modify the settings as necessary.

  5. Click Save.

    The manager saves your changes.

To modify agent settings in Nessus Manager 8.12 and later:

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Sensors.

    The Linked Agents page appears.

  2. Do any of the following:
  3. Modify the settings as necessary.

  4. Click Save.

    Nessus Manager saves your changes.