Change Your Password

You can change the password for your own account as any type of user. The method of changing your password varies slightly based on the role assigned to your user account.

To change another user's password, see Change Another User's Password.

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

To change your password 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 widget.

        The My Account page appears.

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

      The user account menu appears.

      1. Click My Account.

        The My Account page appears.

  2. In the Current Password box, type your current password.
  3. In the New Password box, type a new password.

    Note: Passwords must be at least 12 characters long and contain the following:

    • An uppercase letter
    • A lowercase letter
    • A number
    • A special character
  4. Click the Save button.

    Tenable.io saves the new password.

  5. (Optional) To return to the new interface, in the top navigation bar, click New Interface.