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Nmap 5.20 Released

Jan 26, 2010, 01:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Happy new year, everyone. I'm happy to announce Nmap 5.20--our first stable Nmap release since 5.00 last July! It offers more than 150 significant improvements, including:

" 30+ new Nmap Scripting Engine scripts
enhanced performance and reduced memory consumption
protocol-specific payloads for more effectie UDP scanning
a completely rewritten traceroute engine
massive OS and version detection DB updates (10,000+ signatures)

"The Nmap 5.00 source code and packages for Linux, Mac, and Windows are available for download at the usual place: http://nmap.org/download.html

"Go give it a try! And if you find any bugs, let us know on nmap-dev (http://nmap.org/book/man-bugs.html)."

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