Posts Tagged ‘nmap’

Why I love “hackers” culture

Posted: 12th May 2011 by Babar Shafiq in Networking, Security
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From Nmap Manual If you find yourself really bored one rainy afternoon, try the command nmap -Pn -sS -p 80 -iR 0 –open to locate random web servers for browsing. (use it at your own risk !! as some companies might complain for port scanning)

8 steps to protect your Cisco router

Posted: 27th August 2010 by Babar Shafiq in Networking
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Network security is a completely changing area; new devices like IDS (Intrusion Detection systems), IPS (Intrusion Prevention systems), and Honeypots are modifying the way people think about security. Companies are spending thousand of dollars on new security devices, but forgetting the basic, the first line of defense: the border router. Although a lot of people […]