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RE: [suse-security] SUSE 9.0 and nessus 2.0.9 not working out of the box.
  • From: "Klun, Jim" <Jim_Klun@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2003 08:09:25 -0500
  • Message-id: <73839EE85D27D411870300062938354006CC36D6@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
I personally have abaondoned 9.0 for now and have fallen back to an earlier
release
for my nessus server. Working as expected.

-----Original Message-----
From: Adam Daniel [mailto:adamd@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2003 8:10 PM
To: suse-security@xxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [suse-security] SUSE 9.0 and nessus 2.0.9 not working out
of the box.


Is there any word of a pending fix for this problem?

Im hesitent to upgrade to 9.0 if i cant use nessus and nmap properly.

Thanks

Adam

On Sun, Dec 07, 2003 at 01:06:37PM -0800, Alex Zimin wrote:
> According to many mailing list posts, Nmap and Nessus are broken under
root
> user.
> Unfortunately Nessus does not work well as a non root.
>
> Is there any workaround, to change root user settings, to get it working?
>
> Links:
> http://cert.uni-stuttgart.de/archive/suse/security/2003/11/msg00092.html
> http://linuxtoday.com/news_story.php3?ltsn=2003-11-25-025-26-NW-SW-SS-0004
>
> Thanks,
>
> Alex Zimin
> alex@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Klun, Jim [mailto:Jim_Klun@xxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Friday, December 05, 2003 7:02 PM
> To: 'suse-security@xxxxxxxx'
> Subject: [suse-security] SUSE 9.0 and nessus 2.0.9 not working out of the
> box.
>
> > Our group is having problems running nessus with SUSE 9.0.
> >
> > 8.0 works fine with nessus 2.0.9.
> > 9.0 does not.
> >
>
>
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