How to conduct security vulnerability assessment of a remote server with OpenVAS

OpenVAS is an open-source framework consisting of a suite of tools for vulnerability scanning and management. OpenVAS is freely available on multiple platforms, and licensed under the GPL. In this article, I present an OpenVAS tutorial where I show how to conduct security vulnerability assessment of a remote server with OpenVAS. You can install OpenVAS […]
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How to scan Linux for vulnerabilities with lynis

As a system administrator, Linux security technician or system auditor, your responsibility can involve any combination of these: software patch management, malware scanning, file integrity checks, security audit, configuration error checking, etc. If there is an automatic vulnerability scanning tool, it can save you a lot of time checking up on common security issues. One […]
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