.NESSUS File Extension

Developer:
Tenable Network Security
File Type:
Nessus Network Security Scanner File
Popularity:

Having trouble opening .nessus extension? Don't panic! This page explains what nessus files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open nessus files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a NESSUS file?

Nessus file extension has Nessus Network Security Scanner file type, developed by Tenable Network Security, which is associated with the "data files" category.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

nessus file icon
Developer:
Tenable Network Security
File Type:
Nessus Network Security Scanner File
Category:
Data Files
Format:
XML

How to open NESSUS file?

Double click the nessus file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .nessus extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the nessus extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the nessus file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open NESSUS files

  • Windows Windows
    • Tenable Network Security Nessus Tenable Network Security Nessus
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Tenable Network Security Nessus Tenable Network Security Nessus
  • Linux Linux
    • Tenable Network Security Nessus Tenable Network Security Nessus

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the nessus file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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