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Kali Linux Cookbook - Second Edition by Bob Perciaccante, Corey P. Schultz

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Let's begin our advanced scanning techniques using OpenVAS:

  1. To prepare to configure more in-depth scans, we will start with adding credentials we may be aware of. When credentials are known, we will be able to do much deeper levels of evaluation. Navigate to Configuration | Credentials. In the upper-left part, click on the New Credential icon to bring up the New Credential dialog box. Configure as follows, using a domain user from your lab domain:
New Credential dialog
As new accounts are discovered, they should be added to this section to not only be used for authentication but also identification of all places where they ...

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