As always, I would like to dedicate this book to a lot of special people who have helped me get where I am.
Special thanks to Fyodor for mentoring me during Google's Summer of Code and giving me the opportunity to join the Nmap project.
A big thanks to the development team: David Fifield, Ron Bowes, Patrik Karlsson, Tom Sellers, Patrick Donelly, Daniel Miller, Brendan Coles, Henri Doreau, Toni Routto, Djalal Harouni, Vlatko Kosturjak, Kris Katterjohn, Martin Holst Swende, Jacek Wielemborek, and Luis Martin, from whom I have learned a lot.
Special thanks to my father, Dr. Paulino Calderón Medina, who is no longer with us but will be greatly missed. Thanks to my mother, Edith, and brothers, Yael and Omar, who have always been supportive ...