Discover your neighboring machines

January 10th, 2008 mysurface

Is there any tools that allow me to discover my neighboring machines that hook up to the same LAN switch like mine? The simplest way I can do is use ping, I can send a broadcast packet to everyone in a subnet, so that they can response back. Let say I am in subnet of [...]

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A simple tutorial for network scanning software (nmap)

November 5th, 2007 mysurface

Nmap is an open source network scanning software, it could help one to investigate simple network issues and also it may be use as a security vulnerability assessment tools. Nmap support a lots of options, when you type nmap –help The list of nmap options could not even feed a page of virtual terminal, which [...]

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