I am trying to get OpenVAS to work in the latest Kali release (rolling).

It seems to be installed right, but when I try to access the web interface (, I get Connection was reset.

openvas-check-setup output http://pastebin.com/dR3rpuL1

netstat -antp output http://pastebin.com/xSD6eYra

Note: I am running kali in Vmware workstation.


I ran into the same problem. If it is being served over SSL (likely), you may have to explicitly specify https:// before so your full URL is:

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