Nessus is a vulnerability Scanning Software that you know very well. In My this blog I will tell you ‘HOW TO INSTALL NESSUS IN WINDOWS’.
STEPS FOR INSTAALINING NESSUS-
1.First, you need to Download Nessus for windows.
2.Download link of Nesssus Vulnerability Scanner https://www.tenable.com/products/nessus/select-your-operating-system.
3.Start the File Setup.exe.
4.Click on Next.
5.Click on Accept the agreement and Click on Next.
6.Select the location where You want to Install the Vulnerable Software and the click on Next.
7.Now, Click on Install.
8.Your Installation has been started and it looks like in the below image.
9.You need to install winpcap before Your installations begin, In this next, you will see how to install winpcap.
10.click on Next.
11.Click on ‘I Agree’.
12.Select Option that it will Start at boot time and Click on Next.
13.Click on Finish.
14.The option will you will have to click on ‘Please connect via SSL by clicking here‘.
15.Now, The option comes and Click on ‘Continue to the website (Not recommended)‘.
16.Now, Click on Continue.
17.You need a registration code to Install Nesssus Vulnerability Scanner you can get it from Nesssus website you need to write on Google’Nessus Registration‘ and click on ‘Obtain the activation code.‘ Click on it a new page will open.
18.A new page will open and Select your Plan which you want to use ‘FREE OR PAID’.
19.Fill the Registration Form.
20.Now, you can see your email and check the email from Nesssus Tenable Security and paste it in the box.
21.Now your installation will start you need Internet connection For Installation of Nessus It will look like.
22.Now Your Nesssus has completely Installed Now You can run it and Scan any of IP It will look like.
23.you also can set a range of IP’s for Scanning the vulnerability in the server.