Edit a User Role

Required User Role: Administrator or organizational user with appropriate permissions. For more information, see User Roles.

For more information about user role options, see User Roles.

To edit the permissions of a custom or system-provided role:

  1. Log in to Tenable Security Center via the user interface.

  2. Click Users > Roles.

    The Roles page appears.

  3. Right-click the row for the user role you want to edit.

    The actions menu appears.


    Select the check box for the user role you want to edit.

    The available actions appear at the top of the table.

  4. Click MoreEdit.

    The Edit Role page appears.

  5. (Optional) Modify the Name
  6. (Optional) Modify the Description.
  7. (Optional) Modify the following permissions, as described in User Roles:
    • Scanning Permissions
    • Asset Permissions
    • Analysis Permissions
    • Domain Permissions
    • Organization Permissions
    • User Permissions
    • Reporting Permissions
    • System Permissions
    • Workflow Permissions
  8. Click Submit.

    Tenable Security Center saves your configuration.