Nestled at the forefront of vulnerability assessment tools, Nessus is a widely recognized and indispensable asset. Renowned for its comprehensive scanning capabilities, Nessus empowers us to conduct thorough assessments across our network. Its prowess extends to identifying a broad spectrum of vulnerabilities, encompassing misconfigurations, software weaknesses, and compliance-related issues.
OpenVAS (Open et al.)
OpenVAS, an open-source vulnerability scanner, complements Nessus seamlessly. As an augmentation to our vulnerability assessment toolkit, OpenVAS brings an additional layer of scanning and detection capabilities. It significantly contributes to our ability to identify vulnerabilities from diverse sources and perspectives.