Delete an Image

Required User Role: Scan Operator, Standard, Scan Manager, or Administrator

Note: The data Tenable.io Container Security retains when you import an image depends on the import method you use.
  • Docker command or connectorTenable.io Container Security retains the image itself, as well as all metadata associated with the image (e.g., image layers, software packages on the image., etc.).
  • Tenable.io CS ScannerTenable.io Container Security retains only the metadata associated with the image.
    When you delete the image, Tenable.io Container Security removes the entire image and all image metadata.

To delete an image:

  1. In the Statistics section of the Container Security dashboard, click the Images widget.

    The Images page appears. This page contains a table that lists the images Tenable.io Container Security has imported and scanned.

  2. In the images table, click the delete button next to the image you want to delete.

    A Confirm Deletion window appears.

  3. Click Delete to confirm the deletion.

    Tenable.io Container Security removes the image and all the vulnerabilities associated with that image.