OpenVAS Administrator Password Reset

To reset the admin password (Administrator) for OpenVAS, the following command can be used to reset the password:

openvasmd --user=admin --new-password=admin_password

Alternatively, you can use this command to create additional users:

openvasmd --user=new_user--new-password=user_password

Basic Snort admin

Run Snort
sudo snort

Run Snort with preprocessors configured
sudo snort -v -c /etc/snort/snort.conf

Location of Snort.conf file

Location of alert log file

Location of snort log file

Check Snort version
sudo snort -V

Edit local rules
sudo nano /etc/snort/rules/local.rules