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The OpenVAS Scanner on CollectorsV4

This article explains how to configure a simple OpenVAS’s Task that can be used by SGBox to launch a network scan.


  • OpenVAS must be installed

Connect to OpenVAS web interface on port 4000.

Collectos V4 Collectos V5
user: sgbox
pass: sgbox
user: admin
pass: admin


From Scans menu, select Tasks

Click on New Task


  • Choose a name for the Task.
  • Select Localhost as Scan Target ( It’ll be changed with the correct scan target by SGBox when the scan is lauched).
  • Choose a Scan Config ( in our case we use Full and Fast config ).

The new scan will appear in the list

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