Create a Network (Classic Interface)

Required User Role: Scan Manager or Administrator

Create a custom network only if you want to scan targets in separate environments that contain overlapping IP ranges. If your scans do not involve separate environments with overlapping IP ranges, keep all scanners in the Default network.

To create a new network:

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Scans.

    The My Scans page appears.

  2. In the left navigation bar, click Scanners.

    The Scanners page appears.

  3. Click the Networks tab.

    The Networks page appears. This page contains a table listing the default network and all custom networks in your Tenable.io instance.

  4. Click New Network.

    The New Network dialog box appears.

  5. In the Name box, type a name for the network.

    The name can contain any alphanumeric and special characters except < and >.

  6. (Optional) In the Description box, type a description for the network.

  7. Click Add.

    The New Network Created confirmation box appears.

  8. Do one of the following: