Install OpenVAS Vulerability Scanning on Kali Linux

OpenVAS is a framework of several services and tools offering a comprehensive and powerful vulnerability scanning and vulnerability management solution.

How to install OpenVAS on Kali Linux

  1. apt-get update
  2. apt-get install openvas
  3. openvas-setup
  4. openvas-check-setup (Check until it appears: “It seems like your OpenVAS-8 installation is OK”)
  5. Create a user
    openvas –create-user username –role Admin
    openvas –user=username –new-password=password
  6. Access to http://127.0.0.1:9392/ address and type username/password
  7. Enjoy!