Nessus (BYOL)

With more than 20,000 customers worldwide, the Tenable Nessus vulnerability scanner is trusted by more professionals than any other security and compliance product. Nessus provides patch, configuration, and compliance auditing; mobile, malware, and botnet discovery; sensitive data identification; and vulnerability analysis for AWS EC2 environments and instances. With a continuously updated library of more than 60,000 plugins and the support of Tenables expert vulnerability research team, Nessus delivers accuracy to the marketplace. Nessus AMI licenses may be purchased on the Tenable Online Store.


Customer Rating
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3 reviews

Latest Version
v6

Base Operating System
Linux/Unix, Amazon Linux 2014.03

Delivery Method
64-bit Amazon Machine Image (AMI) (Learn more)

Support

AWS Services Required
Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS

Highlights
  • Provides the largest collection of network security checks, extensive configuration and compliance auditing, and automatic post-scan analysis and customized monitoring
  • Easy configuration and management: policy creation wizards and scan scheduling
  • Flexible reporting and targeted email scan summary notifications

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Product Description

With more than 20,000 customers worldwide, the Tenable Nessus vulnerability scanner is trusted by more professionals than any other security and compliance product. Nessus provides patch, configuration, and compliance auditing; mobile, malware, and botnet discovery; sensitive data identification; and vulnerability analysis for AWS EC2 environments and instances. With a continuously updated library of more than 60,000 plugins and the support of Tenables expert vulnerability research team, Nessus delivers accuracy to the marketplace. Nessus AMI licenses may be purchased on the Tenable Online Store.

Product Details

Version: v6
Available on AWS Marketplace Since: 10/28/2013
Note: Always ensure your operating system is current for your needs.

Usage Instructions

Once the instance is running, connect to the Elastic IP address (EIP) using a web browser on port 8834 (https://<eip>:8834). The EIP can be found by clicking on the instance in the EC2 console.

Support Details

Nessus (BYOL)
Monday through Friday, 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM EST

AWS Infrastructure

AWS Support is a one-on-one, fast-response support channel that is staffed 24x7x365 with experienced and technical support engineers. The service helps customers of all sizes and technical abilities to successfully utilize the products and features provided by Amazon Web Services. Learn more

Refund Policy

No refunds

End User License Agreement

You will have an opportunity to review your order before launching or being charged.
Pricing Details
For region
Bring Your Own License (BYOL)
Available for customers with current licenses purchased via other channels.

Hourly Fees
Total hourly fees will vary by instance type and EC2 region.
EBS Magnetic volumes
You are charged once a month for both the space and performance that you reserve. Please visit the EBS pricing for more details.

Assumes On-Demand EC2 pricing
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Data Transfer Fees not included
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For lower prices you can utilize:
Reserved Instances 
Spot Instances 
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Recent Product Reviews

07/31/2015
Lots of challenges installing this product.

I encountered numerous challenges with this product. Initial launch requires you to register an Activation Code. I at...
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10/21/2014
great install

Very easy, no hassle, quick to run reports. Very nice product. Applying a test license was also very easy and quick....
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05/08/2014
Saves your bandwidth

This is the best way to get your scans done without saturating your own network connection ... I was up and running i...
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