Update an Existing License

Required User Role: Administrator

Tip: Tenable rebranded Tenable.sc Continuous View as Tenable.sc+.

If you need to replace your Tenable.sc or Tenable.sc+ license or the license activation code for your Nessus, Nessus Network Monitor, or Log Correlation Engine license, update the license.

To apply a new license for an additional Tenable product for the first time, see Apply a New License.

You can update your Tenable.sc license in an externally connected or air-gapped environment. Tenable.sc requires an internet connection to validate product licenses for Nessus, NNM, or LCE.

To install a Tenable.sc patch, follow the instructions in the patch release notes.

For general information about licensing, see License Requirements.

To update a license:

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

  2. Click System > Configuration.

    The Configuration page appears.

  3. Click the License tile.

    The License Configuration page appears.

  4. To replace your Tenable.sc license, in the Tenable.sc License section:

    1. Click Update License.

    2. Click Choose File and browse to the license file you want to upload.

      Tenable.sc applies the new license.

  5. To replace an activation code for an integrated product license, in the Activation Codes section:

    1. Click the green check mark.

    2. Click Reset Activation Code.

    3. In the box, paste your product license activation code.

    4. Click Register.

      Tenable.sc communicates with the Tenable product registration server to validate your license activation code.

      If the code is valid, Tenable.sc applies the new license and initiates a plugin download.