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This video and the next three explore the Metasploit Nessus scanner. It's useful for uncovering potential vulnerabilities with web applications running on a target host. Dean starts out by demonstrating the basics of Nessus, which can be downloaded from the tenable website. There are several paid versions along with a free, home version. You should download and install the AMD64 distro for Kali. There are two modes for running Nessus: from the Metasploitable framework using the CLI or web-based from within a web browser. Dean runs through some basic Nessus commands and configuration options. The industry standard for vulnerability, configuration and compliance assessments used by more than one million users across the globe. Nessus prevents network attacks by identifying the vulnerabilities and configuration issues that hackers use to penetrate your network. **Download Nessus from Tenable to follow along the with the course! Click below to download your free trial of Learn more about Tenable on their Cybrary channel. Click below to follow for all the latest updates: **