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Operating system fingerprinting

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Operating system (OS) fingerprinting involves:

[a]nalyzing characteristics of packets sent by a target, such as packet headers or listening ports, to identify the operating system in use on the target.[1]

References Edit

  1. NIST Special Publication 800-115, at F-1.

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