Internet Explorer 11 browser support end-of-life announcement

On April 20th, 2020, Rapid7 will start the end-of-life (EOL) process for Internet Explorer 11 as a supported browser for accessing the Nexpose web interface. Support will officially cease on July 19th, 2020 after this 90 day EOL period ends.

This change ensures that browser support for Nexpose aligns with the rest of our Insight Platform products.

Solution going forward

Nexpose already supports the following browsers that you can use as alternatives to Internet Explorer 11:

  • Google Chrome
  • Rapid7 recommends using Google Chrome for the best Nexpose experience.
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Mozilla Firefox Extended Support Release (ESR)
  • Microsoft Edge

Check the Nexpose system requirements page for the latest hardware, operating system, and browser support information.

Schedule of events



April 20th, 2020

The 90 day EOL period begins. Rapid7 will continue to support Internet Explorer 11 for use with Nexpose for the duration of this period.

July 19th, 2020

Rapid7 will cease support for Internet Explorer 11 for Nexpose on this date.

Contact your Customer Success Manager if you have additional questions about this announcement.