View Assessment Maturity Details

The following feature is not supported in Tenable.io Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) environments. For more information, see the FedRAMP Product Offering.

Required Additional License: Tenable Lumin

Required Tenable.io Vulnerability Management User Role: Basic, Scan Operator, Standard, Scan Manager, or Administrator

Tenable calculates a dynamic Assessment Maturity grade that represents your overall scanning depth and frequency. For more information, see Assessment Maturity.

For a demonstration on Assessment Maturity, see the following video:

To view Assessment Maturity details for all assets:

  1. Navigate to the new Tenable.io interface, as described in Access the New Interface.

  2. In the upper-left corner, click the Menu button.

    The left navigation plane appears.

  3. In the left navigation plane, click Assessment Maturity.

    The Assessment Maturity page appears and, by default, shows details for your entire organization.

  4. (Optional) To change the tag filter applied to the page, in the upper left corner, select a tag from the drop-down list.

    Lumin filters the page by the tag you selected.

Note: All Lumin data reflects all assets within the organization's Tenable.io instance.

Section or Widget Timeframe Assets Action
Summary Past 90 days Licensed assets

This section summarizes your Assessment Maturity grade, compared to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • View a visual representation of your Assessment Maturity compared to the average Assessment Maturity for Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • To view a list of your licensed assets impacting your Assessment Maturity, click <count> Licensed Assets.

    The Assets page appears, filtered by licensed assets and the past 90 days. For more information, see View Assets.

  • To view a list of your unlicensed assets that do not impact your Assessment Maturity, click <count> Not Licensed.

    The Assets page appears, filtered by unlicensed assets and the past 90 days. For more information, see View Assets.

Maturity Score Trend

How is your Assessment Maturity grade changing over time?

Past 90 days at each point on the graph, recalculated daily Licensed assets

This widget graphs the increases and decreases to your Assessment Maturity grade and to the average Assessment Maturity grade for Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • To view details about an Assessment Maturity grade on a specific date, hover over a point on the graph.

    The hover text provides historical data about the Assessment Maturity grade.

  • To show or hide data for your organization, the industry, or the population, click the boxes in the graph legend.

    The system updates the widget to show or hide the data you selected.

Recommended Actions

What general actions can you take to improve your scanning health?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget provides Tenable-recommended best practices to improve your scanning health.

  • Review your recommended best practices.
  • To take action, click the link next to the description.

Depth Grade

Are you scanning your assets thoroughly enough?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget summarizes the Assessment Maturity depth grade for your entire organization, compared to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

Tip: Tenable calculates your depth grade based on your:

  • Scan policy coverage — How many plugins were enabled in your scan policies?
  • Authentication coverage — How many of your scans successfully used authentication for full vulnerability detection?

    Tip: You can configure authentication in credentialed scans or agent scans.

  • View a visual representation of your depth grade compared to the average depth grade for Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • View a summary statement about whether your depth grade recently increased or decreased.

Authentication Coverage

How often are you performing authenticated scans?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget graphs your percentage of assets scanned with authentication and without authentication, compared to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population. You can optimize your authentication coverage by ensuring you scan with successful authentication so that all plugins run on your assets.

  • View a visual representation of your authentication coverage compared to the average depth grade for Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • To view details, hover over a scan type cluster on the graph.

    The hover text provides data about the scan type.

  • To show or hide data for your organization, the industry, or the population, click the boxes in the graph legend.

    The system updates the widget to show or hide the data you selected.

Scan Policy Coverage

How often are you performing scans with full plugin coverage?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget graphs your percentage of scan policies that have full plugin coverage when run with authentication, compared to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

For example, a scan using the Basic Network Scan template achieves full scan policy coverage.

  • View a visual representation of your scan policy coverage compared to the average scan policy coverage for Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • To view details, hover over the graph.

    The hover text provides data about the percentage of scans with full plugin coverage.

  • To show or hide data for your organization, the industry, or the population, click the boxes in the graph legend.

    The system updates the widget to show or hide the data you selected.

Frequency Grade

Are you scanning your assets frequently enough?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget summarizes the Assessment Maturity frequency grade for your entire organization, compared to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

Tip: Tenable calculates your frequency grade based on how often you scan assets on your network.

  • View a visual representation of your frequency grade compared to the average frequency grade for Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • View a summary statement about whether your frequency grade recently increased or decreased.
Scan Cycle

How much time passes between your scans?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget summarizes your average scan frequency, in days, compared to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population. Your scan cycle is the average number of days between scans for your assets.

Asset Scan Frequency

How often are you scanning your assets?

Past 90 days Licensed assets

This widget graphs the percentage of your assets that Tenable.io scans daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly, compared  to Tenable customers in your Salesforce industry and the larger population.

  • To view details about a scan frequency for a specific date range, hover over a point on the graph.

    The hover text provides data about the scan frequency.

  • To show or hide data for your organization, the industry, or the population, click the boxes in the graph legend.

    The system updates the widget to show or hide the data you selected.