Log in to CS via the Docker CLI

The following feature is not supported in Tenable.io Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) environments.

Required Additional License: Tenable.io Container Security

You can use a Docker command to log in to Tenable.io Container Security Scanner to push images via the Docker command line interface (CLI).

To navigate the interface and use other features, log in via the Tenable.io interface. For more information, see Log in to Tenable.io.

Before you begin:

  • Obtain credentials for your Tenable.io user account.

    Note: If you are an administrator logging in to your Tenable.io instance for the first time, Tenable provides your first-time credentials during setup. After you log in for the first time, you can set your new password. If you are logging in to Tenable.io after initial setup, your username is the email address you used to register for your Tenable.io account.

  • Review the System Requirements in the General Requirements User Guide and confirm that your computer and browser meet the requirements.

To log in to Tenable.io Container Security via a Docker command:

  1. Generate your API access and secret keys.

  2. In the Docker CLI, run the following command:
    docker login registry.cloud.tenable.com

    The CLI prompts you to provide a username.

  3. Type your API access key.
  4. Press Enter.

    The CLI prompts you to provide a password.

  5. Type your API secret key.
  6. Press Enter.

    The Docker CLI logs you in to the Tenable.io Container Security registry.