Link a Scanner (Classic Interface)

Required User Role: Scan Manager or Administrator

This procedure describes how to link a Nessus scanner, Industrial Security, or NNM to Tenable.io. Once linked, a scanner can be managed locally and selected when configuring Tenable.io scans.

Video: Link a Scanner to Tenable.io

To link a scanner:

  1. In Tenable.io, click Scans > Scanners.

    The Scanners section appears.

  2. In the Linked Scanners subsection, copy the Linking Key.
  3. Access the Nessus scanner, Industrial Security, or NNM instance.
  4. Link the Nessus scanner, Industrial Security, or NNM instance to Tenable.io.

For more information about the linking options, see the Nessus User Guide, Industrial Security User Guide, NNM User Guide, or Tenable Core + Tenable.io Web Application Scanning User Guide.