Installing OpenVAS on Kali Linux

Oct. 8, 2017 0 comments Hacking Tutorials Pen Testing & Audits kali

In this tutorial we will be installing OpenVAS on Kali linux. OpenVAS is an advanced open source vulnerability scanner and manager and can save you a lot of time when performing a vulnerability analysis and assessment. Using an automated up-to-date vulnerability scanner in penetration test often helps you to find vulnerabilities which can be easily overlooked during a manual assessment. The OpenVAS scanner uses more than 47.000 Network Vulnerability Tests (NVTs) as of June 2016.