[Openvas-discuss] OpenVAS still has its own port discovery service? And which is the right switch to add nmap?

Matthew Mundell matthew.mundell at greenbone.net
Thu Aug 9 17:45:04 CEST 2012

> Where did things go from there? Are there still two different port/service
> discovery mechanisms - the inherited one plus nmap (if configured for it)?

Yes, there are a few port scanners.  They are in the "Port Scanners" family
of the config.  The default before nmap was "OpenVAS TCP scanner".  This
should still work.

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