The OpenVAS Scanner
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.
From Scan Management menu, click 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 ).
Click on Create Task
Select Scan Managemnet > Task.
You can see the created Task. OpenVAS has been configured