Windows Host Information Gathering Lecture

This lesson focuses on gathering information in a Windows-based machine environment. Participants learn about the following commands:
  • Ipconfig/all: tells a lot about a network, for example its configuration and how many computers are on a network and can tell what sorts of things are active.
  • Netstat: tells what connections are up. In windows, netstat will only show TCP.
  • Net*: administration tool for Windows clients and servers and has many options to gather information.
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