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OpenVAS-7 Binary Packages (3rd party)

(OpenVAS-6: Download and Quick-Setup for OpenVAS-6 Packages)

These guides help to get OpenVAS-7 quickly set up and started. For productive use a more refined setup is recommended.

We highly recommend to run this check routine after you installed OpenVAS: Setup and start OpenVAS

Recommended: Once you have installed OpenVAS, you should subscribe to the openvas-announce mailing list. It is a low-traffic list which helps you to follow all OpenVAS news and important changes.

If you have trouble using OpenVAS, you are welcome to join the openvas user mailing list and ask for support there.

OpenVAS via Atomicorp Repository (Atomic) for RHEL, CentOS, Fedora

Packages for various releases of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS and Fedora are available from the Atomicorp repository at http://updates.atomicorp.com/.

The archives are available through the yum package manager for Fedora, RHEL and CentOS. These archives require access to both the vendors base and update channels. More information is available from the archive website.

Step 1: Configure Atomicorp Repository
(as user root, only once)

wget -q -O - http://www.atomicorp.com/installers/atomic |sh

Step 2: Quick-Install OpenVAS
(as user root, only once)

yum upgrade
yum install openvas

Step 3: Quick-Start OpenVAS

( nothing to do, all is up and running directly after installation )

Step 4: Log into OpenVAS with user created in the step 2

Open https://localhost:9392/.