Launch a Nessus Scan
To launch a Nessus scan:
Do one of the following:
- Click Monitoring > Actions > Launch Scan.
Click Assets or Vulnerabilites > select the check boxes for the assets you want to scan > Actions > Launch Scan.
The Launch Basic Nessus Scan window appears.
Configure the scan options as necessary.
- Click the Launch button.
The scan opens in the Nessus interface. Refer to the Nessus user guide for further instructions.
Note: To launch scans on Nessus 6.8.x or higher, NNM must be configured to restrict access to TLS 1.2 or higher. See the NNM Settings Section for more information.