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HP ILO Firmware Updating

Had an old 380G7 with firmware 1.20 that needed updating but due to some ssl/tsl being disabled on my workstation I could no longer connect via the windows ILO client OR via web-browser. Continue reading HP ILO Firmware Updating

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OpenVAS 9 woes

So after all is said and done, it’s already been noted in the mailing list that openvas9 uses rsync for at least 2 update commands getting scapdata and certdata and so port 873 needs to be open through your proxy. Good luck getting a large corporate IT to punch a hole in their proxy to let that through.  From what I’ve been seeing, there’s no easy way to manually retrieve the updates either.  C’est La Vie.
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