.NESSUS File Extension

There is only one file type that uses the .NESSUS extension:

Nessus Network Security Scanner File

Nessus Network Security Scanner File
  • Developer Tenable Network Security
  • Popularity
    4.0 (3 votes)
  • Category Data Files
  • Format XML

File created by Nessus, a network vulnerability scanning application; saves the results of a network security scan as well as the policies used for the performed scan; enables the results from corporate or home network scans to be saved as well as imported for review.

NESSUS files use XML formatting. Version 2 of the XML format was introduced with Nessus version 4. This format is still backward compatible with NESSUS version 1 files.

Software's name License Platforms
Tenable Network Security Nessus Tenable Network Security Nessus Free Trial LinuxMacWindows

Updated: January 16, 2012

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