Before performing banner grabbing, let us discuss some basic ideas of "Banner Grabbing",
- This is the common technique to gather information about the targeted host.
- The information is used for the future attacks.
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There are number of automated tools and techniques to perform this task. We will use three techniques to achieve our goal.
dmitry is a built in Kali Linux Tool and can be used to grab banner as well,
Technique 2: "wget" command can be used as well to perform the same task,
Now, let us find the file using ls command,
Since a HTML file is generated, let us open the file,
Technique 3: Using Developer Option from Chrome Browser,
Step 1: Fire up your Chrome Browser and navigate to Developer Option as below,
Step 2: Now refresh the page and all the relevant information will be shown in right hand side pannel of the chrome browser,
• Banner Grabbing is an easy and simple task to gather information from a targeted system.
• Along with many other automated tools, dimitry tool, wget command and browser can be used to achieve the same purpose.