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* A remote host with various network services (SSH, HTTP, DNS, SMTP ...) is required. For example: a Linux server with OpenSSH, Apache HTTPd, ISC BIND, Postfix or Sendmail.
 
* A remote host with various network services (SSH, HTTP, DNS, SMTP ...) is required. For example: a Linux server with OpenSSH, Apache HTTPd, ISC BIND, Postfix or Sendmail.
 
* Open ports of the scanned services in the remote host firewall.
 
* Open ports of the scanned services in the remote host firewall.
* Ensure that {{package|openvas-libraries}}, {{package|openvas-scanner}}, {{package|openvas-manager}}, {{package|openvas-cli}} packages are installed.
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* If unsure about the past configuration, bootstrap the environment by removing the openvas* packages, removing all the application files and reinstalling the packages back
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{{ command | OV_RPMS=`rpm -qa|grep openvas` }}
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{{ command | rpm -e $OV_RPMS }}
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{{ command | rm -rf /etc/openvas /etc/pki/openvas /usr/share/openvas /var/log/openvas /var/lib/openvas /var/cache/openvas
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* Ensure that {{package|openvas-libraries}}, {{package|openvas-scanner}}, {{package|openvas-manager}}, {{package|openvas-cli}}, {{package|openvas-gsa}} packages are installed.
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{{ command | yum -y install openvas-libraries openvas-scanner openvas-manager openvas-cli openvas-gsa }}
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|actions=
 
|actions=
 
# Start OpenVAS scanner: {{command |service openvas-scanner start}}
 
# Start OpenVAS scanner: {{command |service openvas-scanner start}}

Revision as of 14:40, 26 June 2015

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This test case is meant of OpenVAS-7. The version in Fedora 20 (OpenVAS-6) is known to not work well so please rebuild the openvas-7 packages from rawhide. The openvas-gsa package still missing in Fedora

{{QA/Test_Case |description=This test case tests the ability of OpenVAS to scan a host or network for vulnerabilities. |setup=

  • A remote host with various network services (SSH, HTTP, DNS, SMTP ...) is required. For example: a Linux server with OpenSSH, Apache HTTPd, ISC BIND, Postfix or Sendmail.
  • Open ports of the scanned services in the remote host firewall.
  • If unsure about the past configuration, bootstrap the environment by removing the openvas* packages, removing all the application files and reinstalling the packages back

grep openvas` rpm -e $OV_RPMS rm -rf /etc/openvas /etc/pki/openvas /usr/share/openvas /var/log/openvas /var/lib/openvas /var/cache/openvas

yum -y install openvas-libraries openvas-scanner openvas-manager openvas-cli openvas-gsa