Software Vulnerability Scanner

Ghirai ghirai at
Thu Oct 25 16:47:02 PDT 2007

On Thu, 25 Oct 2007 14:29:40 +0330
"Bahman M." <b.movaqar at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I'm starting my career as a security analyst and I'd like to know if
> there are any vulnerability scanners -Blackbox or Whitebox- available for FreeBSD, in
> particular for Java applications.
> There are some softwares out there, e.g. HailStorm or SourceScope
> however most of them are commercial and AFAIK there are only Windoze
> versions.
> Any suggestion or pointer is highly appreciated.  TIA,

In lack of a more specific question, i'd say
start with /usr/ports/security/nessus.

Generally these tools perform poorly on windows,
mostly because of the crappy network stack.


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