by Ryan Spangler
- University of Wisconsin - Whitewater; Department of Computer Science - Wednesday, 4 June 2003.
There are many tools today that are used for remote active operating system fingerprinting. They all have their own fingerprinting techniques. This paper gives an in-depth analysis of three such tools: Nmap
, RINGv2, and Xprobe2
. The purpose of the paper is to show how these tools work, and to understand the advantages and disadvantages they each offer.
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