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RE: Port Monitoring Software
From: "Steve Anderson" <Steve.Anderson () bipsolutions com>
Date: Wed, 9 Apr 2008 15:11:05 +0100

Try Hobbit. It's a fully GPL'd remake of Big Brother. Generally more
efficient than Big Brother, when it comes to numbers of servers.
http://hobbitmon.sourceforge.net/ 

If you need it to be windows based, there's IPSentry
http://www.ipsentry.com/ which is pretty basic, but works.


Steve Anderson

-----Original Message-----
From: listbounce () securityfocus com [mailto:listbounce () securityfocus com]
On Behalf Of Tinu Koshy (CISD)
Sent: 09 April 2008 13:39
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Port Monitoring Software

Dear All,

I have been assigned the task to recommend a freeware / low value
purchase software for our helpdesk to monitor tcp port status & server
availability. Can anyone recommend a simple & efficient product that can
run on Windows XP / 2003. Basic requirements would be -

1. To check the ping status
2. Check whether particular TCP ports are responding
3. Have a dashboard to give a quick representation
4. Must have an smtp engine to alert via emails

I am aware of Big Brother, just wanted to check if anyone could vouch
for a better software.

Thanks,
Tinu Koshy

PS: If you know of a Linux based software, please do suggest that too.
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