Application Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner

A way to uninstall Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner from your computer

Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Tenable Network Security, Inc.. You can read more on Tenable Network Security, Inc. or check for application updates here. You can read more about on Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner at . The application is often found in the C:\Program Files\Tenable\PVS directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{8273723F-4250-4890-AED9-36047043DBC7}\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner. pvs.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 4.44 MB (4651512 bytes) on disk.

Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner is comprised of the following executables which take 8.77 MB (9196768 bytes) on disk:

  • pvs-make-cert.exe (1.34 MB)
  • pvs-proxy-service.exe (783.02 KB)
  • pvs-proxy.exe (1.36 MB)
  • pvs.exe (4.44 MB)
  • WinPcap_4_1_3.exe (893.68 KB)

This info is about Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner version 5.0.0 alone. Click on the links below for other Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner versions:

How to remove Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner is a program marketed by the software company Tenable Network Security, Inc.. Some computer users choose to erase this program. This is efortful because doing this by hand requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK practice to erase Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to clean your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner or simply click the Search field and type in "Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner". If it exists on your system the Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner program will be found automatically. After you click Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{8273723F-4250-4890-AED9-36047043DBC7}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner.
Uninstall Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner

8. After removing Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.



This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner by Tenable Network Security, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner by Tenable Network Security, Inc. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-21 20:52:49.900