Appendix B. Examples of INFOSEC Tools by Baseline Activity


No specific tools are implied or endorsed.

No specific brands are implied or endorsed.

CVE/CAN relation is strongly recommended.

Tool versions are current as of the writing of this book.

Port Scanning

Tool Name: Nmap (v.3.81)

Developer: Fyodor (

Platform/OS: UNIX, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Solaris, OS X, Microsoft Windows, HP-UX, AIX, DigUX, Cray UNICOS

Commercial or Freeware? Freeware (GPL)


Notes: Microsoft ...

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