Nexpose

Enterprise

runZero integrates with Rapid7 Nexpose by importing files that were exported from your Nexpose instance.

Getting started with Rapid7 Nexpose

To use the Rapid7 Nexpose integration, you’ll need to:

  1. Download an XML Export or XML Export 2.0 report from Nexpose.
  2. Import the Nexpose files through the inventory pages.

Requirements

Before you can set up the Nexpose integration:

  • Verify that you have runZero Enterprise.
  • Make sure you have access to the Nexpose portal.

Step 1: Export Nexpose vulnerability scan report

  1. Log in to Nexpose with the account being used for the runZero integration.
  2. Go to the Reports page and select Create a report.
  3. From the Export tab, select either XML Report or XML Report 2.0.
  4. Set the scan, asset, asset group, or site scope.
  5. Click Save & Run the Report.
  6. When the report completes, save the report to a local file.

Step 2: Import the Nexpose files into runZero

  1. Go to the Inventory page in runZero.
  2. Choose Import > Nexpose XML Export (.xml) from the list of import types.
  3. On the import data page:

Step 3: View Nexpose assets and vulnerabilities

After a successful sync, you can go to your inventory to view your Nexpose assets. These assets will have a Rapid7 icon listed in the Source column.

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

To filter by Rapid7 assets, consider running the following queries:

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