RE: [fw-wiz] commercial va

From: Kalat, Andrew (ISS Atlanta) (akalat@iss.net)
Date: 04/16/03

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    From: "Kalat, Andrew (ISS Atlanta)" <akalat@iss.net>
    To: "Andy Cuff [Talisker]" <talisker@networkintrusion.co.uk>, <firewall-wizards@honor.icsalabs.com>
    Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2003 17:10:19 -0400
    

    Hey gang,

    >
    > Hi Simon
    > I did hear that ISS Internet Scanner doesn't scan where the
    > host is unresponsive to pings, I haven't used the tool to
    > verify this, but I'm sure I'll be flamed if it's not correct.

    Nah, not true. There is a specific option to say whether or not to scan
    hosts that don't reply to the ping sweep.

    Note: Comments are my own, yadda, yadda.

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