Nessus is a network vulnerability scanner and assessment tool.

Available Integrations

Product(s)Supported Asset Type(s)Integration Type
NessusDevices, VulnerabilitiesSource


  1. Choose an Access Schema: A schema is a configuration template that defines a specific way to connect, authenticate, and interact with an external product. The following are the available schemas
    • Access / Secret Key: Will authenticate using a generated Access/Secret key pair
  2. Configure the Access Schema

Client ID / Client Password

URL*URL or IP address of the Nessus Serverhttps://nessus.sevco.io
Skip TLS Certificate ValidationCheck this box only if you are connecting to a trusted server. This allows potentially insecure connections by bypassing the verification of all TLS connections to the server.N/A
Access Key*The API Access key used to identify the authorization and permissions1kJqSgEafiRP35qURcTTYckRbjzD2JM2xBUm4PThX2gfbp6peWUyt6bWwh6mAUN0
Secret Key*The API secret key used to authenticate with the source8G54cQXAqNWBPu8UK7dLPc2eBuQRatameby0xWaHgWRMLt28XUQCxvDJSArd7iNr

Add an Integration: Select the integration(s) you'd like to add.

  1. Configure General Information: OPTIONAL: You can use the following fields to provide additional information about your configuration.
Name (optional)Uniquely identifiable attribute of the configuration to delineate other similar configurations with the existing organization.'DMZ network'
Contact Person (optional)A placeholder to input a name or email address of a contact associated with the integration.'Jane Doe'
Link to Console (optional)A placeholder to input a link to the console of the product Sevco is integrating with for quick reference and access when configuring or editing the integration.'www.product.com/devices'
Email me about frequent errorsSelect this toggle to receive an email whenever an Integration has a ≥30% error rate in a 24-hour period.n/a
  1. Activate Config: To enable this configuration select "Activate".

External Documentation

Creating credentials

You'll be asked to provide source credentials that Sevco will use to connect to Nessus. The following link will step you through creating an API key: https://docs.tenable.com/nessus/Content/GenerateAnAPIKey.htm

Required permissions

See integration specific documentation for details

Collect devicesReadFolders
Collect vulnerabilitiesReadFolders

API Documentation

API documentation is available on your Nessus device(s) at <hostname>:8834/api

Contact Us

If you're having problems configuring an integration, or if you've found something wrong in this document, please email us at [email protected] or suggest edits directly by selecting the Suggest Edits link located in the upper right hand corner of the documentation.