Delete a Tag Category

Required Tenable.io Vulnerability Management User Role: Scan Manager or Administrator

Required Tenable.io Permission: Can Edit, Can Use permission for applicable asset tags.

When you delete a tag category, Tenable.io deletes any tags created under that category and removes those tags from all assets where they were applied.

Caution: When you delete a tag category, all associated values and assignments are also deleted. If you want to remove a specific tag, see Delete a Tag .

To delete a tag category in the new interface:

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

    The left navigation plane appears.

  2. In the left navigation plane, click Settings.

    The Settings page appears.

  3. Click the Tagging tile.

    The Tags page appears. On this page, you can view your asset tag categories and values.

    The Categories tab is active.

  4. Click the Categories tab.

    The tag categories table appears.

  5. Click Delete.

    Tenable.io deletes the tag category and any associated tags, and removes those tags from all assets where you applied them.