I am running the below versions.
Greenbone Security Assistant 20.08.0
Greenbone Vulnerability Manager 20.08.0
Most new code since 2005: © 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Nessus origin: © 2004 Renaud Deraison firstname.lastname@example.org
License GPLv2: GNU GPL version 2
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
Linux openvas 4.18.0-240.1.1.el8_3.x86_64 #1 SMP Thu Nov 19 17:20:08 UTC 2020 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
CentOS Linux release 8.3.2011
Do I need to whitelist the OpenVAS server IP and ports in the Firewall in order to scan the remote server for any vulnerability? Can I use GVM OpenVAS for both VA (Vulnerability Assessment) and PT (Penetration Testing) tests? If not please suggest if there is any tool to run PT? Thanks in Advance.
December 29, 2020, 11:02am
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Hello, which ports does Openvas/GVM needs for scanning? My GVM is in the DMZ and I would like to scan hosts in the intranet. Ty
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