security/openvas-libraries - The NetBSD Packages Collection

Libraries for the Open Vulnerability Assessment System

OpenVAS stands for Open Vulnerability Assessment System and is a
network security scanner with associated tools like a graphical
user front-end. The core component is a server with a set of network
vulnerability tests (NVTs) to detect security problems in remote
systems and applications.

Build dependencies

pkgtools/cwrappers devel/glib2-tools devel/libtool-base devel/pkgconf

Runtime dependencies

security/gnupg2 security/libgcrypt security/gnutls security/gpgme devel/glib2 security/libgcrypt security/gnutls security/gpgme devel/glib2

Binary packages


Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options


Known vulnerabilities

The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.

Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.

Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.