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Re[2]: locate windows workstation if you know the username
From: "Matthew Leeds" <mleeds () theleeds net>
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2006 09:16:09 -0700

For the terminally lazy, you might Google TCPNetView. This GUI utility will give you both the IP address and MAC 

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On 8/30/2006 at 1:05 PM Mike Sues wrote:


if they're using WINS, send a NetBIOS name
request for the username, netbios service 03
(i.e. messenger service) to the WINS server.
It will respond with the IP of the host registered
to the user's workstation.

Mike Sues, GCIH
CEO & Ethical Hack Specialist
Rigel Kent Security & Advisory Services Inc
fax  :613.233.1788
free :1.877.777.H8CK

-----Original Message-----
From: offset [mailto:offset () ubersecurity org]
Sent: Wednesday, August 30, 2006 1:34 AM
To: pen-test () securityfocus com
Subject: locate windows workstation if you know the username

Greetings fellow pen-testers,

Looking for ideas on tracking down a windows workstation if you know the

I know that if I run     net send username ""     I can tell that the user
is online without the message box popping up on their machine (usually),
I'd like to know which workstation a particular user is at for a targeted
arp spoofing attack against a client.



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