Add a Nessus Scanner

To add a Nessus Scanner:

  1. Click ConfigurationNessus Scanner Settings > Add Nessus Scanner.

    The Add Nessus Scanner window appears.

  2. In the Scanner Host box, type the domain name or IP address of the Nessus server.
  3. In the Scanner Port box, type the port of the Nessus server.
  4. In the Access Key box, type the first half of a Nessus API Key, which is used to authenticate with the Nessus REST API.
  5. In the Secret Key box, type the second half of a Nessus API Key, which is used to authenticate with the Nessus REST API.
  6. Click the Add Nessus Scanner button.

    The Nessus scanner appears in the Nessus Scanner Settings section.