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Install Nessus on Linux

Note: See the Linux Installation video for a tutorial of this process.

Download Nessus Manager.

For details, refer to the Product Download topic.

Use Commands to Install Nessus

From a command prompt, run the Nessus install command specific to your operating system.

Example Nessus Install Commands

Start the Nessus Daemon

From a command prompt, restart the nessusd daemon.

Example Nessus Daemon Start Commands

Perform the remaining Nessus installation steps in your web browser.

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