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Configuring OpenVAS-Server

(by Michael Wiegand)

After installing OpenVAS-Server some additional steps are needed to get your OpenVAS installation up and running. This section provides the information you need to generate a server certificate and add users to your installation. These instructions are relevant for both the 1.0 and the 2.0 series.

If you have installed OpenVAS from packages provided by your distribution, be aware that there might be differences between the instructions provided by this compendium and the steps necessary on your distribution. Please refer to the documentation provided by your distribution for additional information.

Also note that you might need to install additional software if you are planning to use the tools described in chapter *.


Generating a Server CertificateTopMost current builds (directly from the source code
management system)Configuring OpenVAS-Server