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Old 12-14-2005, 10:21 AM   #1
abhijeetudas
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Nessus


All,

I installed nessus from rpm's ..
including dependencies

then i registered & did a update of the plugins.
then ran nessus-adduser
admin ..

& when i try to connect using a WX windows client it gives me a wrong username & password

i tried adding username password as
admin:admin
default allow
in /etc/nessus/nessusd.conf

but no help.

Any clues.?
 
Old 12-14-2005, 11:01 AM   #2
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I would delete the users nessus directory then readd the user.
 
  


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