Nmap – Guide Intro

Nmap (Network Mapper) is the best open source network scanner at the moment, highly maintained and covered the full TCP/IP stack. It uses different techniques to knock the ports on remote hosts it even can detect the service/daemon running on specific port or the remote operating system. Another great functionally is the script engine, is powerful and flexible to interact with network services and create some hacking-on-demand scripts, we will coverer this later with more details.

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Nmap Network Scanning

Nmap can also guess devices, operating systems by maintaining a fingerprint database and information about MAC addresses vendors, anyone can help improve this database by sending the fingerprints collected in our scans.

You can check all info and download Nmap here: Download Nmap

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