openvas - remote network security auditor - dummy package

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name openvas
Package version 9.0.0
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 55 B
Download size 11.33 KB
Official Mirror
The Open Vulnerability Assessment System is a modular security auditing tool,
used for testing remote systems for vulnerabilities that should be fixed.
It is made up of several parts: a manager i.e. the main server openvasmd.
A scanner openvassd that execute vulnerability checking scripts. A cli and
a web interface called Greenbone Security Assistant gsad.


Package Version Architecture Repository
openvas_9.0.0_all.deb 9.0.0 all Ubuntu Universe
openvas - - -


Name Value
greenbone-security-assistant >= 7.0.0
openvas-cli >= 1.4.5
openvas-manager >= 7.0.0
openvas-scanner >= 5.1.0


Type URL
Binary Package openvas_9.0.0_all.deb
Source Package openvas

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install openvas deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install openvas




2017-06-20 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas (9.0.0) unstable; urgency=medium
* Move package from experimental to sid archive
* Bump standards version to 4.0.0 
2017-02-21 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas (9.0.0~exp1) experimental; urgency=low
* Package new version to Debian (Closes: #848973)
2015-04-17 - Sophie Brun <>
openvas (8.0) kali; urgency=medium
* Fix debian/control with minimal versions 
2015-04-10 - Sophie Brun <>
openvas (1.8) kali; urgency=medium
* Update openvas-check-setup for openvas current version 8 with file from
upstream and keep last changes for certificates checks
* Update debian/copyright
* Replace openvasmd --list-users by openvasmd --get-users as commande line
has been renamed
* Add a postinst: configure redis as needed and create a openvassd.conf to
use the socket /var/lib/redis.sock instead of /tmp/redis.sock
2015-03-10 - Sophie Brun <>
openvas (1.7.2) kali; urgency=medium
* Add a certificates check in openvas-setup and openvas-check-setup to
detect invalid certificate
* Update openvas-setup: use "service" instead of the /etc/init.d/ scripts.
2014-10-10 - Mati Aharoni <>
openvas (1.7.1) kali; urgency=low
* Fix typo in admin username
2014-08-04 - Raphaël Hertzog <>
openvas (1.7) kali; urgency=medium
* Add openvas-certdata-sync call to openvas-setup.
2014-08-04 - Raphaël Hertzog <>
openvas (1.6) kali; urgency=medium
* Add openvas-scapdata-sync call to openvas-setup.
* Add rsync to Depends since it's needed by the above call.
2014-08-04 - Raphaël Hertzog <>
openvas (1.5) kali; urgency=medium
* Try to adapt openvas-setup for openvas 7:
- use openvasmd --list-users to verify if there's an admin user
- use openvasmd --create-user to create the admin user
- drop the "om" parameter to openvas-mkcert-client so that the
certificates are created in their newly expected location
(/var/lib/openvas/CA/clientcert.pem +
/var/lib/openvas/private/CA/clientkey.pem) and adjust the
check accordingly
2014-08-04 - Sophie Brun <>
openvas (1.4) kali; urgency=medium
* Update openvas-check-setup for openvas current version 7
* Drop mention to openvas-administrator in files setup, start and stop
* Update for compatibility with debhelper 9
* control: Drop depends to openvas-administrator and update Vcs-git
* Add copyright of file openvas-check-setup
* Drop file docs as it's empty
* Drop depends gsd (not supported anymore) and shlibs (architecture: all)
* Update description
* Add gsd in conflicts as it's not suppported anymore

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