[Openvas-discuss] Backing up configs / scans

William Scott Lockwood III scott at guppylog.com
Fri Jun 22 18:29:07 CEST 2012


It didn't have any real issues or problems for me. Doing that seemed
to work just fine. Of course, when I was done I had to change a few
things like hostname, ip, etc. The standard stuff.

On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 11:14 AM, Russell Jones <rjones at eggycrew.com> wrote:
> Thanks! I've scp'd all the paths OpenVAS RPM's install, and it seems to be
> working fine, just want to ensure I am not perhaps missing something in the
> config setup I would need to be aware of.
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> On 22.06.2012 09:51, William Scott Lockwood III wrote:
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> I just use rsync. I have in fact cloned my install this way, and it works
> fine.
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> Something like:
> #!/bin/bash
> env SSH_AUTH_SOCK=$SSH_AUTH_SOCK rsync -agoptvvvxzCSP --delete
> --progress --stats --rsync-path="/usr/bin/sudo /usr/bin/rsync" /
> 192.168.1.3:/mnt/
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> Where addr:/mnt/ is the server and path you're cloneing / backing up too.
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> On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 9:44 AM, Russell Jones <rjones at eggycrew.com> wrote:
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> What is the correct method of backing up the openvas server to allow for
> easy restoration of all configs and past scans if needed? I see that
> openvasmd has a backup flag, is this all that is required? Thanks!
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Regards,
W. Scott Lockwood



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