What is Nmap?

What is Network Mapper?

What is Nmap? – Nmap tool (“Network Mapper”) is a free and open source utility for network discovery and security auditing. Many systems and network administrators also find it useful for tasks such as network inventory, managing service upgrade schedules, and monitoring host or service uptime. Nmap tool uses raw IP packets in novel ways to determine what hosts are available on the network, what services (application name and version) those hosts are offering, what operating systems (and OS versions) they are running, what type of packet filters/firewalls are in…

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What Is Network Scanning?

What is Password Cracking?

What Is Network Scanning?- Network Scanning refers to a set of proceducers for identifying hosts, ports and services in a network. Network Scanning is one of the components of intelligence gathering an attacker uses to create a profile of the target organization. Objective of Network Scanning To discover live hosts, IP address, and open ports of live hosts. To discover operating systems and system architecture. To discover services running on hosts. To discover vulnerabilities in live hosts. Network Scanning phase includes probing to the target network for getting information. When…

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