NetBrute on an individual PCTest network security with the NetBrute Scanner suite. In this The Right Tool for the Job? blog post, Joshua Hoskins explains how NetBrute, PortScan, and WebBrute can help you find holes in your firewall, locate open ports, detect File & Print Sharing resources, and test password strength on Web directories protected with HTTP authentication. Here are several screenshots of NetBrute, PortScan, and WebBrute in action.
This screenshot shows a NetBrute scan for a single computer. Just enter the computer's name to scan it. You can also scan for Disk or Print shares.
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