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Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense by James E. Corley, Kent Backman, Michael T. Simpson

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CHAPTER 5Port Scanning

After reading this chapter and completing the activity, you will be able to:

Image Describe port scanning and types of port scans

Image Describe port-scanning tools

Image Explain what ping sweeps are used for

Image Explain how shell scripting is used to automate security tasks

Port scanning, also referred to as service scanning, is the process of ...

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