Upload the Custom Plugin Package

Required User Role: Administrator

For complete information, see Custom Plugin Packages for NASL and CA Certificate Upload.

Before you begin:

Upload the .tar.gz or .tgz file to Tenable.sc:

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

  2. Click Username > Plugins.

    The Plugins page appears.

  3. Click Upload Custom Plugins and select the .tar.gz or .tgz file.
  4. Click Submit.

    Tenable.sc uploads the package and pushes it to Nessus.

What to do next:

  • To verify the upload succeeded, click System > System Logs.

  • To verify the upload resolved a validation issue, run another scan that includes plugin 51192. Verify that Nessus has the custom plugin bundle by checking its plugin directory.