Configure a Proxy Server

If your organization configured a proxy server to conceal your IP address, share an internet connection on your local network, or control internet access on your network, set the proxy configuration in Tenable Core.

Before you begin:

To configure a proxy server:

  1. In the left navigation bar, click Update Management.

    The Updates page appears.

  2. In the Proxy Host box, type the hostname and port for your proxy server in the format hostname:port (for example,

  3. (Optional) In the Proxy Username box, type a username for your proxy server.
  4. (Optional) In the Proxy Password box, type a password for the proxy.

  5. Click Save Proxy.

    The system initiates your proxy configuration.