Hello, I’m curious if the Greenbone Community Edition is still maintained and available; I was reading through the OpenVAS installation documentation
here and tried following the link, but I got a 404. Thank you!
The Greenbone Community Edition (GCE) has been renamed. From now on our free appliance demo is available as the Greenbone Security Manager TRIAL. The GSM TRIAL includes our newest operating system, Greenbone OS 20.08. For more details see the
You can download the new GSM TRIAL by clicking the button below:
The reason for the name change is to better differentiate the offerings by Greenbone:
the community-focused and free Greenbone Source Edition (GSE)
You can get all resources how to set it up here:
Prerequisites and Introduction
Download the latest GSM TRIAL image
Compatibility: Oracle VirtualBox version 6.1 or higher
Minimum requirements: 2 CPUs, 5 GB RAM
The GSM TRIAL serves as a quick and easy trial option for the Greenbone Professional Edition on Microsoft Windows, Linux and macOS.
By default, the GSM TRIAL uses the Greenbone Community Feed instead of the more extensive Greenbone Security Feed. An evaluation key for the Greenbone Security Feed may be requested here.