PacktLib: Learning Nessus for Penetration Testing

Learning Nessus for Penetration Testing

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Fundamentals

Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing

Introduction to Nessus

Installing Nessus on different platforms

Definition update

User management

Nessus system configuration

Summary

Scanning

Scan prerequisites

Policy configuration

Scan configuration

Summary

Scan Analysis

Result analysis

Summary

Reporting Options

Vulnerability Assessment report

Report customization

Report automation

Summary

Compliance Checks

Audit policies

Compliance reporting

Auditing infrastructure

Summary

Index