[Openvas-discuss] Using GSA web interface, want to scan 150 mixed notation hosts

Matthew Mundell matthew.mundell at greenbone.net
Fri Aug 26 10:33:14 CEST 2011

> I want to scan 150 hosts, mostly by IP address, some hostnames.
> To create a target, the maximum number of characters is 200, so I cannot fit
> all my hosts in one target. It throws an error when I exceed that.

The GSA max is 2000 in trunk these days.  Maybe try a newer version?

Ranges can give you more hosts in the space, see the description at the
help icon.

> --also--
> When I create a task, it seems I can only add one target to the task.

Yes, many hosts per target, but only one target per task.

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