Alternatives to OpenVAS for all platforms with any license

  • Nessus icon

    Nessus

    The Nessus vulnerability scanner is the world-leader in active scanners, featuring high-speed discovery, configuration auditing, asset profiling, sensitive data discovery and vulnerability analysis of your security posture. Nessus...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone

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    SHODAN

    SHODAN is a search engine that lets you find specific computers (routers, servers, etc.) using a variety of filters. Some have also described it as a public port scan directory or a search engine of banners.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • OpenSCAP icon

    OpenSCAP

    SCAP is a line of standards managed by NIST. It was created to provide a standardized approach to maintaining the security of enterprise systems, such as automatically verifying the presence of patches, checking system security...

    Free Linux

  • cvechecker

    The goal of cvechecker is to report about possible vulnerabilities on your system, by scanning the installed software and matching the results with the CVE database. Indeed, this is not a bullet-proof method and you will most likely...

    Free Linux

  • vFeed

    The vFeed framework is an open source naming scheme concept that provides extra structured detailed third-party references and technical characteristics for a CVE entry through an extensible XML schema. It also improves the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Network Hotfix Scanner icon

    Network Hotfix Scanner

    Network Hotfix Scanner is a free advanced hotfix check utility that scans network computers for missing hotfixes and patches, and helps you download and install them. NetHotfixScanner gives you a quick look at the hotfixes and...

    Free Windows

  • Dependency-Check

    Dependency-Check is a utility that identifies project dependencies and checks if there are any known, publicly disclosed, vulnerabilities. Currently Java and .NET dependencies are supported.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Intruder icon

    Intruder

    Intruder is a security monitoring platform for internet-facing systems. Intruder provides an easy to use security solution which continually scans your digital assets, highlighting vulnerabilities and outlining remediation advice...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

OpenVAS Comments

License is incorrect

Comment by PerlDean
about OpenVAS Nov 2014

License is gplv2, it runs on windows as well

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