Nmap Security Scanner

Nmap (Network Mapper) is a security scanner originally written by Gordon Lyon (also known by his pseudonym Fyodor Vaskovich) used to discover hosts and services on a computer network, thus creating a "map" of the network. To accomplish its goal, Nmap sends specially crafted packets to the target host and then analyzes the responses.The software provides a number of features for probing computer networks, including host discovery and service and operating system detection. These features are extensible by scripts that provide more advanced service detection, vulnerability detection, and other features.
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  • hping3

    … programming language like we saw Python for Scapy. Thus you can create customized packets and codes powerfully with this tool. By typing the command hping3 you directly get into the scripting interface. There you can type your commands such as: resolve www.google.com The extensions of hping3 TCL scripts are htcl. You can run the htcl scripts…

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