September 17, 2005
Syngress Publishing has just released a new book titled "Nessus, Snort, & Ethereal Power Tools: Customizing Open Source Security Applications", which explains how to write your own NASL scripts, Snort rules and Ethereal dissectors.
The Nessus part of this book explains how NASL works and its syntax, how to debug NASL scripts with the tools bundled with Nessus and how to use it to extend the tests Nessus can do.
The table of contents of this book is available at Syngress.com.
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