[Openvas-discuss] openvas4 scanning vhosts

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Mon May 28 22:54:09 CEST 2012

what do you mean with "host records are correct"?
if you mean matching PTR -> no, no and again: no
it is a bgu in openvas that if you configure
a hostname as target the default vhost is accessed
due missing host headers from the scanner

Am 28.05.2012 22:31, schrieb Scott Damron:
> You need take sure the open as server can resolve DNS.  If using internal DNS servers, make sure your host records
> are correct.
> On May 28, 2012 2:28 PM, "Juan José Pavlik Salles" <jjpavlik at gmail.com <mailto:jjpavlik at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     Hi, is it possible to make openvas scan a server with its hostname instead of its IP address? I've created a
>     target with its hostname but it doesn't work.

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