[openvas-discuss] SPI Project Description

Tim Brown timb at openvas.org
Wed Nov 23 03:43:45 CET 2005


On Tuesday 22 Nov 2005 19:56, Robert Berkowitz wrote:
> Great! Much better. :)
>
> Anyone else? This sounds good to me.
>
> On 11/22/05, Alan Shimel <alan at stillsecure.com> wrote:
> > Here is my quick edit:
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >  "OpenVAS (OpenSource Vulnerability Assesment Scanner) is a GPL fork of
> > the Nessus security scanner currently controlled by Tenable Network
> > Security. OpenVAS provides a totally open licensed, freely distributable
> > scanning engine as well as a complete library of plugins and tests which
> > will scan for particular vulnerabilities.  Starting with the last Nessus
> > version released under a GPL license OpenVAS will continue to develop and
> > refine the underlying engine as well as expand  the plugin script library
> > and functionality"
> >

Grand, if it's not yet been done, I'd suggest we get this off to SPI so they 
can update their site.  Incidentally Robert, you, Thomas (Security Space) and 
myself ought to get our heads together and migrate the DNS too.

Cheers,
Tim
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Tim Brown, OpenVAS
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