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LinuxPR: Insecure.Org announces immediate, free availability of Nmap Security Scanner 2.50

May 01, 2000, 05:40 (0 Talkback[s])

"Nmap is a utility for network exploration or security auditing. It supports ping scanning (determine which hosts are up), many port scanning techniques (determine what services the hosts are offering), and TCP/IP fingerprinting (remote host operating system identification). More than 20 public beta release over the last year went into V2.50."

"Insecure.Org is pleased to announce the immediate, free availability of the Nmap Security Scanner version 2.50 from www.insecure.org/nmap/."

"Nmap is a utility for network exploration or security auditing. It supports ping scanning (determine which hosts are up), many port scanning techniques (determine what services the hosts are offering), and TCP/IP fingerprinting (remote host operating system identification). Nmap also offers flexible target and port specification, decoy scanning, determination of TCP sequence predictability characteristics, sunRPC scanning, reverse-identd scanning, and more. Console and X-Window versions are available."

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