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Sat Dec 20 05:42:41 UTC 2008
On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 09:32:51PM -0800, Richard Yang wrote:
> when i ran nessus against my bsd box, nessus can detect "the remote host is
> i don't understand how nessus can detect it...
> does anyone know how it is done?
I can't tell about nessus but nmap does so after discovering any open ports,
TCP RST responses from closed ports or ICMP responses from your host.
I believe it's similar with the nessuss.
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