Tenable.sc (Security Center)

Connection Requirements

1 - URL

The URL of the Tenable.sc management server (required).

2 - Port

Port Number: (required, default: 443)

3 - Access Key and Secret Key

API key-secret pair associated with a user with the required Permissions and their account.

The user must have the "Security Administrator" role for access to all required repositories user information.

To generate API Keys:

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

  2. Click Users > Users.

  3. In the row for the user for which you want to generate an API key, click the actions menu.

  4. Click Generate API Key.

  5. Click Generate. The Your API Key window appears, displaying the access key and secret key for the user.

  6. Save the API keys in a safe location.

Click for more information.

4 - SSL

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

5 - Page Size

Number of devices per page for pagination (Max: 5000, Min: 100, Default: 5000)

6 - Thread Count

(Max: 32, Min: 1, Default: 32)

7 - Sleep Time

Waiting time for thread. (Min: 0)


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

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