[Openvas-discuss] Problems connecting to server with client

Michael Meyer mime at gmx.de
Sat Sep 12 12:42:00 CEST 2009


*** Wilkinson,Timothy R <Timothy.Wilkinson at alegent.org> wrote:

> I have the OpenVAS server and client (2.0.3) on the same system
> currently.  I was able to connect with the client one time but since
> updating plugins on the server using the openvas-nvt-sync command, I
> now receive the following errors every time I try to connect:
> 
> Invalid PLUGIN_INFO response from server
> Error while updating the cached plugin information
> Login failed

Please delete '/var/cache/openvas/*' (path depends on your
installation), do a 'openvas-nvt-sync', start the server 
and try again.

Does it help?

Micha



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