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RE: Help Needed
From: "dave kleiman" <dave () isecureu com>
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2004 00:19:46 -0500

Yes you are correct. MSFT ping through W2K3 is limited to 65,527.

But the ping tools here should do the trick
http://www.foundstone.com/index.htm



 
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Dave Kleiman, CISSP, MCSE, CISM, CIFI 
www.SecurityBreachResponse.com

"If Wile E. Coyote had enough money to buy all that Acme crap, why didn't he
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John Kingston wrote:
So:
ping -l 65000 IPADDRESS will ping that IPADDRESS with 65000 bytes of 
data.

not always... there mostly are limitations in clients that limit icmp 
packets to 16 bits (65535)... but there are other implementations of 
ping which allow bigger packets, suitable for a ping of death...

(please, i'm new here... correct me if i'm wrong or do something wrong)

greetings

-- 
harry
aka Rik Bobbaers



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