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

Matthew Mundell matthew.mundell at greenbone.net
Fri Sep 16 10:51:58 CEST 2011

> Since this has everyone stumped I'll ask another question. Is it possible to
> use the GSA web interface with a .csv file of all the ips you want scanned?

To work around the GSA limitation you could craft the OMP CREATE_TARGET
command directly and invoke it using the "omp" command line program.


> I notice the OpenVAS client allows this, but of course I can't get the
> client to connect the the server. It says "unable to establish connection to
> the remote host using the specified protocol version!"

Note the OpenVAS client must connect to the Scanner, instead of the Manager.

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