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Ping the remote host Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
icmp/tcp pings the remote host
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
This script will tcp ping the remote host and report to the tests
knowledge base whether the remote host is dead or alive.
The technique used is the TCP ping, that is, this script sends to the remote
host a packet with the flag SYN, and the host will reply with a RST or a
You can also select the use of the traditional ICMP ping.
Threat Level: None
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