The Aanval 9 Virtual Machine Appliance is provided as a downloadable .ova file, which can be obtained by logging into the Aanval.com website, and locating the image in the Downloads section.
Default Usernames & Passwords
The default username for the operating system is "root", while the password is "specter".
The default username for the Aanval console web interface is "admin", while this password is "specter".
The Aanval 9 Virtual Machine Appliance is installed and configured with CentOS.
What's installed and included?
The appliance is installed with a moderately new install of Aanval 9 (which will require an update after launching), as well as Snort, tcpdump, nmap, and other tools and utilities.
The appliance is designed to function immediately upon launch and can be used to test Aanval or deploy in your environment with little modification.
Aanval's BPUs (Background Processors), Aanval's SMTs (Sensor Management Tools), and Snort are configured to start on boot.