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Re: [PEN-TEST] ICMP push
From: David Ford <david () kalifornia com>
Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2000 09:15:29 -0700

Oliver Petruzel wrote:

Dearest compadres, again.

Has anyone ever heard of a tool named "ICMPpush"? or something similar?
which works a s an ICMP-specific packet builder for various ICMP types.
It is my understanding (or lack thereof) that on dummy terms or other
hosts which may (firewall or otherwise) prevent normal ICMP traffic, may
indeed allow other types through for various "are you alive?" purposes.

A quick grok at freshmeat shows an exact match.  A quick search of just
'icmp' shows a lot of tools.

-d

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eggs-and-ham breakfast: the chicken was 'involved' - the pig was
'committed'."


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