[Mono-list] Portscanner School Project...Probably using System.Net class

Erik C eriksl2@yahoo.com
Fri, 23 Aug 2002 10:09:37 -0700 (PDT)

I agree with you Zaphod....but since there is no
lowlevel packet support I was planning on just do it
using "the crude method"....I'm not trying to beat
nmap here, just make a simple scanner. My main concern
was that the class was mature enough to support the

My offer to help still stands from my original
mail...thanks for the reply!

take care,

-Erik Cabetas-

--- Zaphod <j0k3rin@yahoo.co.in> wrote:
> To write a nice network port scanner you need packet
> level
> access which C# does not provide ... (or so I
> understood)..
> IIRC the `ACK Catcher' is the fastest scanning idea
> ...
> Otherwise port scanning can be done using a worker
> pool of 
> say 10 threads and a connect & try/catch to the port
> ...
> This is a crude method ... IMHO ...
> Or if you have an even better idea , enlighten us
> please ..

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