How to Use Nmap Command

Posted at September 8, 2016 at 6:31 pm by Jithin

Network Mapper is an open security tool used for network exploration, security scanning and auditing.  The nmap command includes plenty of options which make the utility much more efficient, but difficult for new users. Nmap are commonly used for: 1) Security audits 2) Multiple systems and network administrators find it useful for routine tasks such as network inventory 3) Managing service upgrade schedules 4) Monitoring host or service up-time. 1) Install nmap sudo apt-get inst   [...]

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Common Network Protocols and Their Ports

Posted at August 4, 2016 at 5:00 pm by Jithin

There are many protocols while establishing a connection in the internet. According to the type of connection need to be established, the protocols used varies. The protocols define the characteristics of the connection. Let’s see what a protocol is.   Network Protocol Simply, a protocol is a set of rules. A network protocol is a set of rules followed by the network. Network protocols are formal standards and policies made up of rules, procedures and formats that defines communicatio   [...]

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