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How to Grab | Disable BIND Version Banner

How to Grab | Disable BIND Version Banner | The BIND DNS server by default will broadcast its version publicly. Security-minded admins may want to disable broadcasting of the BIND banner. I’ll show you how! Grab BIND banner It is possible to use dig, host, nslookup or whatever your favorite DNS tool may be to query the BIND banner. I like the host command

Use Curl to Fetch ASP.NET Version Banner

Use Curl to Fetch ASP.NET Version Banner | The version of ASP.NET is sent in a banner with http requests and can be viewed with a curl command. I’ll show you how! X-AspNet-Version: 2.0.50727 To view this with curl, use tack capital I and fetch any url ending in .aspx. A random url ending in .aspx works as well: $ curl -I 10.112.12.67/asdfsaf.aspx

OS X Version from Command Line

OS X Version from Command Line | There are a few ways to find the OS X version from the command line. I’ll show you how! $ system_profiler SPSoftwareDataType Output looks like this: $ system_profiler SPSoftwareDataType Software: System Software Overview: System Version: Mac OS X 10.7.2 (11C74) Kernel Version: Darwin 11.2.0 Boot Volume: Macintosh HD Boot Mode: Normal Computer Name: mintbookpro User