Credentials

Credentials are reusable objects that facilitate scan target login.

Credentials created by an administrator user are available to all organizations, while those created by organizational users are only available to their organization. Users can share credentials with other users, allowing them to scan remote hosts without knowing the credentials of the host. For information about Tenable.sc credential data encryption, see Encryption Strength.

Tenable.sc supports the following credential types:

To add credentials, see Add Credentials.