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RE: nmap

From: Pyramid Floors (mystic33comcast.net)
Date: Tue Jul 29 2008 - 18:05:42 CDT


A firewall maybe dropping the connection

-----Original Message-----
From: listbouncesecurityfocus.com [mailto:listbouncesecurityfocus.com] On
Behalf Of Fábio Russo
Sent: Tuesday, July 29, 2008 4:55 PM
To: Michael Kitange
Cc: pen-testsecurityfocus.com
Subject: Re: nmap

2008/7/29 Fábio Russo <fabio.contin.russogmail.com>
>
> Hi dude,
> What happens if you try with the '-P0' switch ?
> I beleve you should've tried something like this: 'nmap -vsS -P0
<address>' because the '-PN' switch will only treat host as online. I don't
think it is gonna work, but it's only a guess.
>
> I hope it's usefull...
>
>
> 2008/7/29 Michael Kitange <michaelkitangegmail.com>
>>
>> hi,
>> i tried to nmap a site and it said that the pings are blocked and i
>> had to use the '-PN' switch. well the result which i got was that all
>> the posts were open. though if i telnet to those posts, they appear to
>> be closed.
>> can that be done? fooling that all ports are open on the server if it
>> can be, then how?
>>
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