Setting up OpenVAS/gvm the easy way using Virtualbox .

Greenbone Security maintains OpenVAS now called Greenbone Security Manage (GSM) they have a Virtual Machine called Greenbone Security Manager TRIAL (GSM TRIAL) , you download the .ova file. Once launched you can log on the web management system an preform a scan . I’m used Virtual-box.

  1. Download the OVA .
  2. In Virtual box import the OVA

File -->Import Appliance

3.Once imported check the networking setting.