[Openvas-discuss] openvas scanner
kaushalshriyan at gmail.com
Mon Sep 13 10:05:18 CEST 2010
On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 12:35 PM, Vlatko Kosturjak <kost at linux.hr> wrote:
> On 09/13/2010 08:50 AM, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:
>> I have ran the below command on the OpenVAS Server
>> openvas-client -q 127.0.0.1 9390 test test iptoscan.txt scanresults.html -T html
>> where iptoscan.txt contains IP of the targeted machine.
> Yes. Looks like remote checks.
>>> more accurate results, I would suggest using local security checks. That
>>> means you need to provide credentials of target machines to OpenVAS.
>> Not sure i understand about your suggesttion. Please explain me with an example
> For local checks, you need to provide username and passwords together
> with IPs.
> You can find example for Debian here:
Still not understood fully. bit confused. Please explain me with some
examples based on http://www.openvas.org/performing_lsc.html
which commands need to be run on target systems and which command to
be run on openvas server.
Thanks again and appreciate it
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