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RE: Banner grabbing
From: "Brandon Enright" <bmenrigh () ucsd edu>
Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2006 00:34:14 -0800
Joshua D. Abraham wrote:
Currently, I am building a tool that is based on nmap. I would like to
be able to grab banners when performing an nmap scan. I looked briefly
at the code and I believe that the banners are being captured and not
displayed. Currently, I am using another tool to capture the banners
and I would like to depreciate this dependency. My skills in C/C++
are very rusty and I would really like to see this as a feature in
You are looking for the Service Version flag "-sV". Nmap will try a number
of different payloads depending on the port and attempt to match against a
list of regular expressions.
If you are also operating system fingerprinting with "-O" you may want to
use "-A" instead which turns on both "-O" and "-sV".
Hope that helps.
UCSD ACS/Network Operations
bmenrigh () ucsd edu
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