Update Your Account

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

Required Tenable.io Web Application Scanning User Role: Basic, Scan Operator, Standard, Scan Manager, or Administrator

To update your account in the new interface:

  1. Do one of the following:
    • In the upper-left corner, click the Menu button.

      The left navigation plane appears.

      1. In the left navigation plane, click Settings.

        The Settings page appears.

      2. Click the My Account tile.

        The My Account page appears, where you can view and update your account details.

    • In the upper-right corner, click the button.

      The user account menu appears.

      1. Click My Account.

        The My Account page appears.

  2. (Optional) Edit your Name.
  3. (Optional) Edit your Email.

    A valid email address must be in the format:


    where domain corresponds to a domain approved for your Tenable.io instance.

    This email address overrides the email address set as your Username. If you leave this option empty, Tenable.io uses the Username value as your email address.

    Note: During initial setup, Tenable configures approved domains for your Tenable.io instance. To add domains to your instance, contact Tenable Support.

  4. Click Save.

    Tenable.io saves the changes to the account.

  5. (Optional) Change your password.
  6. (Optional) Configure two-factor authentication.
  7. (Optional) Generate an API key.