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Re: Win95 detection
From: Nathaniel Hall <halln () otc edu>
Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2004 20:58:30 -0600

I know that GFI LANguard can determine the difference between XP and 2000 machines. I believe that it will detect 95/98/ME too. The biggest problem is that it is expensive. They do, however, offer a demo version that will let you scan up to 25 machines at a time. Take a look at www.gfi.com

Nathaniel Hall, GSEC
Intrusion Detection and Firewall Technician
Ozarks Technical Community College -- Office of Computer Networking

halln () otc edu
417-447-7535



Trevor Cushen wrote:

Have you tried a login script to do the job for you?  Kix32 is perfect
for this job.

-----Original Message-----
From: Samuel Petreski [mailto:petreski () ksu edu]
Sent: 30 November 2004 21:53
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Win95 detection


I have been given the task to scan for hosts that are running Windows 95
on
the network. I have tried scanning with Nmap and Nessus, however they
cannot
distinguish the hosts between 95/98/ME. I was wondering if anyone has
run
across a tool that is able to detect Win95 hosts on the network.

Thanks for your help.

Samuel Petreski

This email and its attachments are solely for the attention of petreski () ksu edu Please contact Trevor.Cushen () sysnet ie if you receive this mail in error.





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