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KALI – How to install NESSUS on Kali – The Visual Guide

31/07/2013

Kali doesn’t include Nessus.  Here’s how to install it.

1. Download Nessus

http://www.tenable.com/products/nessus/select-your-operating-system

32 bit or 64 bit option.

nessus 64*****

2. Install NESSUS

(32 or 64 bit version – check the package name).

dpkg -i Nessus-5.2.1-debian6_amd64.deb

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nessus dpkg

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/etc/init.d/nessusd start

nessus start

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3. Ice Weasel

Open a browser and navigate to:

https://127.0.0.1:8834

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4. Enter an email to register for a plugins feed from Nessus.

Select “use at HOME” option (not work as that’s commerical).

Nessus will download the plugins (takes some time)

nessus initial2

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5. Nessus Login

Use the email and password you used to register for a Nessus Feed.

nessus login

Nessus SplashScreen

nessus run

That’s it!  Nessus is installed, registered, and has a live feed.

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6. Your First Home Scan

Scan Templates > + New Scan

New scan

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Name = Name your  Scan

Type = Run Now (drop down options)

Policy = Internal Network Scan (drop down options)

Targets = Your Internal home IP range.

eg 192.168.1.1/24 (/24 means all 254 hosts on your network)

Run Scan Button

home scan

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Leave it running until it gets to 100%

Results Tab

results

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Results by Host.

Select the host to see individual results

results nessus

host results

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Select the vulnerability to get more detail

syn scanner

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Export the results as a PDF

Export Results Tab

Format = PDF (drop down list)

Export

export nessus results

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Which is the safest VPN on the market? Who do I use for a VPN?

https://uwnthesis.wordpress.com/2013/05/17/which-is-the-safest-vpn-on-the-market-which-vpn-cares-most-for-your-privacy/

IVPN

www.ivpn.net

Warrant Canary – can be found here:

https://www.ivpn.net/resources/canary.txt

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KALI – How to Install OpenVAS on Kali Debian Linux – The Visual Guide

https://uwnthesis.wordpress.com/2013/08/31/kali-openvas-vulnerability-scanner-how-to-use-openvas-on-kali-debian-linux/

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KALI – How to easily install FLASH, JAVA, NAUTILUS, METASPLOIT, ETTERCAP & OPENVAS- LAZY KALI SCRIPT – The Visual Guide

https://uwnthesis.wordpress.com/2013/07/31/kali-how-to-easily-update-kali-lazy-kali-script/

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