Add a Blackout Window

Required User Role: Organizational user with appropriate permissions. For more information, see User Roles.

For more information about configuration options, see Blackout Windows.

To add a blackout window:

  1. Log in to Tenable.sc via the user interface.

  2. Click Scans > Blackout Windows.

    The Blackout Windows page appears.

  3. Click Add.

    The Add Blackout Window page appears.

  4. In the Name box, type a name for the blackout window.
  5. In the Description box, type a description for the blackout window.
  6. Confirm the Enabled toggle is enabled.
  7. In the Targets drop-down box, select a target: All Systems, Assets, IPs, or Mixed.

    Additional options appear based on the targets you specified.

  8. In the Assets and/or IPs boxes, select or type targets for the blackout window.
  9. (Optional) If you selected Assets or Mixed as the Targets and you want to restrict the blackout window by scan repository, in the Repository section, select a repository.
  10. Modify the Starts On, Frequency, Repeat Every, and Repeat On options to set the schedule for the blackout window.
  11. Click Submit.

    Tenable.sc saves your configuration.