After installing OpenVAS you may need to setup a user. Running the following command will create the user admin and will print the password for the user below.
openvasmd --create-user admin
User created with password 'b4539967-c521-fe41-d255-aeb53e735h9a'.
If needed you can delete a user with the following command
It appears that with one of the latest 8.5 updates that you can no longer change Wireless Security to none from the web interface. Work around is to disable it in a config then apply the config. You can do this from the command line or upload a config under the System tab.
Go to the System tab, backup configuration
open configuration in a text editor and change
“aaa.1.status=enabled” to “aaa.1.status=disabled”
Upload Configuration and Apply to device
sed -i '/aaa.1.status=enabled/aaa.1.status=disabled/g' /tmp/system.cfg
The above should be it, or you can manually edit “/tmp/system.cfg” and change the following line
The following command allows Winbox from the 192.168.0.0/16, and 10.0.10.0/24 network ranges. You can change winbox to ssh or any of the other services in ip services.
ip service set address="192.168.0.0/16, 10.0.10.0/24" winbox