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Open Source Auditing Tools

Open Source Auditing Tools | Here are various open source tools that are useful for security auditing! If you are a consultant, or an admin that just likes to be on top of his game, these are free open source tools that help audit the security level of workstations and servers in your environment. Note: These are by nature Linux-friendly

TCP/OS Fingerprinting Tools – p0f and nmap

TCP/OS Fingerprinting Tools – p0f and nmap | The particular way an operating system or device sends and receives TCP packets provides a unique fingerprint. TCP header information such as the window size, TTL, overall SYN packet size, MSS, MTU and so forth can help identify the OS. This is known as OS fingerprinting. The best known passive TCP fingerprint tool is p0f,