Tenable Nessus


Rumble integrates with Tenable Nessus by importing Nessus files (.nessus) that were exported from your Nessus instance.

Getting started with Tenable Nessus

To use the Tenable Nessus integration, you’ll need to:

  1. Export vulnerability scan results as Nessus files.
  2. Import the Nessus files through the inventory pages.


Before you can set up the Nessus integration:

  • Verify that you have Rumble Enterprise.
  • Make sure you have access to the Nessus portal.

Step 1: Export vulnerability scan results

  1. Log in to Nessus with the account being used for the Rumble integration.
  2. Open the scan results you want to be able to import into Rumble.
  3. Choose Export > Nessus to download the scan results.

Step 2: Import the Nessus files into Rumble

  1. Go to the Inventory page in Rumble.
  2. Choose Import > Nessus scan (.nessus) from the list of import types.
  3. On the import data page:

Step 3: View Nessus assets and vulnerabilities

After a successful sync, you can go to your inventory to view your Nessus assets. These assets will have a Tenable icon listed in the Source column.

The Nessus integration gathers details about vulnerabilities detected in addition to enriching asset inventory data. Go to Inventory > Vulnerabilities to view the vulnerability data provided by Nessus.

To filter by Nessus assets, consider running the following queries:

Click into each asset to see its individual attributes. Rumble will show you the attributes gathered from the Nessus scan file.