openvas-nasl - remote network security auditor - nasl tool

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename openvas-nasl_9.0.3-1build1_amd64.deb
Package name openvas-nasl
Package version 9.0.3
Package release 1build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 11.50 KB
Installed size 56.00 KB
The Open Vulnerability Assessment System is a modular security auditing
tool, used for testing remote systems for vulnerabilities that should be
It is made up of two parts: a server, and a client. The server/daemon,
openvasd, is in charge of the attacks, whereas the client,
OpenVAS-Client, provides an X11/GTK+ user interface.
This package contains the openvas-nasl tool used to execute NASL scripts
against hosts.


Package Version Architecture Repository
openvas-nasl_9.0.3-1build1_i386.deb 9.0.3 i386 Ubuntu Universe
openvas-nasl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcrypt20 >= 1.8.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16.0
libgnutls30 >= 3.6.3
libgpgme11 >= 1.2.0
libopenvas9 >= 9.0.2
libssh-4 >= 0.8.0


Name Value
libopenvas-dev << 9.0.1-4
libopenvas9 << 9.0.1-4


Type URL
Binary Package openvas-nasl_9.0.3-1build1_amd64.deb
Source Package openvas-libraries

Install Howto

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




2018-11-12 - Steve Langasek <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.3-1build1) disco; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild against libhiredis0.14
2018-08-31 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Import new upstream release
* d/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1
* Remove fix-spelling-error.patch
* Add patch to fix undeclared issue on hurd i386 platform
* Add upstream metadata
2018-07-10 - Sophie Brun <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Update debian/watch and debian/control with new upstream github repository
* New upstram release
* Update date in debian/copyright
* Remove allow-radcli-in-addition-to-freeradius-client-to-provide-.patch
* Remove useless debian/libopenvas-doc.lintian-overrides
* Update debian/libopenvas9.symbols
* Add a fix-spelling-error.patch
* Add Breaks: openvas-scanner (<< 5.1.2~)
2018-05-04 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Lukas Schwaighofer ]
* Only generate doxygen documentation when building Architecture: all
[ SZ Lin (林上智) ]
* Converting git-dpm to gbp pq
* Fix PATH_MAX undeclared issue on hurd-i386 platform
* Remove "pcap-config --libs" workaround (Closes: #877435)
* allow radcli in addition to freeradius-client to provide radius
authentication support (Closes: #868677)
* d/control: bump Standards-Version to 4.1.4
*            bump debhelper to 11
* d/compat: bump compat to 11
2017-09-25 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
[ SZ Lin (林上智) ]
* Fix FTBFS issue by trailing whitespace in PCAP_LDFLAGS (Closes: #876093)
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.0
[ ChangZhuo Chen (陳昌倬) ]
* Bump compat to 10.
* Migrate to use dh_missing.
* Install manual for openvas-nasl-lint.
[ Lukas Schwaighofer ]
* cleanup for compat 10
* no longer pass `--parallel` and `--with systemd` to dh, these options
have become the default
* no longer depend on dh-systemd (which is part of debhelper now)
* debian/control cleanup
* remove unnecessary version constraints from dependencies
* remove Replaces/Conflicts with versions no longer present in the archive
* radius support was dropped, no longer Build-Depend on libradcli-dev
* use https for the link to the copyright format
* move the openvas-nasl tool into a separate package
* mark libopenvas9 as Multi-Arch: same, drop obsolete Pre-Depends
* override the soname mismatch lintian warning
* do not select the "release" cmake type
* we do not want -O3 and some other options that are automatically added
* however, due to otherwise excessive debug logging, -DNDEBUG is preserved
* explicitly set DEB_HOST_MULTIARCH in debian/rules
* add a libopenvas-doc package containing the doxygen documentation
2017-06-29 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* re-enable net-snmp support (Closes: #848080)
2017-06-20 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Move package from experimental to sid archive
* Bump standards version to 4.0.0
2017-03-22 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.1-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=medium
* Import new upstream release
2016-11-14 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (9.0.0-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=medium
* Import new upstream release
2016-10-07 - SZ Lin (林上智) <>
openvas-libraries (8.0.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Import new upstream release

See Also

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