Hello everyone. Today I will write to you about " Nessus Vulnerability Scanner "
This is the first part of my wiriting about nessus in this section I will talk about simple scans and setup
Nessus Linux Installation
You should first download the appropriate for your system.
You can view the packages in this;
I downloaded the debian package. Let’s go to setup
dpkg -i Nessus-7.0.0-debian6_amd64.deb
We got the activation code after opening Tenable membership. I then connected with the 8834 port scanner and entered the necessary information
Meanwhile I downloaded the " metasploitable 2 " virtual machine. Then started broadcasting with VirtualBox
For a short time IP Address for vulnerability researcher
Now right click on the new scan option.
We enter the target name and ip address bla.bla.bla.bla
This part asks if you want to do the scanning at the widespread ports or not.
We started scanning .
Continues to scan I will have a coffee Nessus gives more healthier result than its competitors.
I am using nessus with remote server because I do not have to wait for slow scans.
In the second part we will explain how to exploit these vulnerabilities.
Thank you for reading