In this video, learn how to run a scan using Nessus and how to interpret the results.
- [Instructor] Okay, it's time to run a vulnerability scan. … Let's select the Ubuntu Cluster folder … and then select New Scan at the top right. … We can again see the set of scan policies … and we also have a tab for User Defined. … If we select this tab, … we can see our Patch Check scan policy. … Clicking that provides a scan target page … and I'll enter the name as First Scan … and I'll put the two Ubuntu host IP addresses, … 10.0.2.12 and 10.0.2.31 as targets. … I've set up a few additional services on Scorpio … so that we can exercise Nessus. … I'll select the dropdown from the Save button … and launch this scan. … Note at the right of the scan line … we have a Pause and Stop button if we need to use these. … The scan will take a few minutes … so I'll come back when it's completed. … The scan has now completed and we can look at the results. … If I click on First Scan, … we can see the summary results for the two hosts. … If we click on Hydra's IP address, 10.0.2.12, … we find the high, medium, and low vulnerabilities …
- Hackers and the kill chain
- Viruses, spyware, and adware
- Detecting malware with Windows Defender
- Using Windows Firewall and Linux iptables
- Scanning with Nmap
- Monitoring network communications with Netcat
- Combating application-level threats
- Scanning a website to check for vulnerabilities
- Capturing intruders through packet inspection
Skill Level Beginner
Insights from a Cybersecurity Professionalwith Mike Chapple32m 15s Intermediate
1. Why Cybersecurity?
4. Network Scanning
5. Network Connections
6. Vulnerability Scanning
7. Web Applications
8. Monitoring Packets
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