Connection Requirements

1 - URL

URL address for Tenable i.o.

Default: cloud.tenable.com

2 - Access Key and Secret Key

To generate API Keys:

  1. From the menu in the upper left corner, Settings > My Account > API Keys.

  2. Click Generate.

    The Generate API Keys window appears with a warning.

  3. Review the warning and click Generate.

    Tenable.io generates new access and secret keys, and displays the new keys in the Custom API Keys section of the page.

  4. Copy the new access and secret keys to a safe location.

Note: You will not be able to view the API Key again after you complete this step so ensure that you copy it before closing the notification.

3 - SSL

Use SSL for connection (optional, default: Encrypted).


Please perform a connection test to ensure there is a valid connection to the Tenable.io host. When the discovery operation finalized you will be able to see the details on Assets page.

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